Thiago Silva, mugshot (Souce: BSO)

Jailed Ex-UFC Fighter Appears In Court

A now ex-Ultimate Fighting Championship veteran fighter who was arrested after he threatened a group of people at a jiu-jitsu school and then barricaded himself in his home, stood before a judge Friday morning.


Source: CBS4

BSO: Man Barricaded After Threatening Jiu Jitsu School

The Broward County Sheriff’s Office surrounded the home of a man who allegedly threatened a group of people at a Jiu Jitsu school.

CBS Miami–02/06/2014


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(Source: www.mixedmartialarts.com) Reza Payan, shown here with his wife and daughter, was shot and killed at a New Years Eve party.

Fundraiser Held For Ft. Lauderdale Man Shot By Friend On NYE

Broward’s jiu-jitsu community came together and held a fundraiser for Reza Payan, who police say was shot and killed by a friend last week at a New Year’s Eve party.