MIAMI (CBSMiami) – MMA star Conor McGregor’s attorneys were in a Miami courtroom on Thursday for his criminal case.
McGregor smashed a fan’s phone outside the Fontainebleau Hotel last month.READ MORE: South Florida Playing Pivotal Role In Transformation Of Psychedelics As Mainstream Medicine
He was arrested hours later when police caught up with him at a home he was renting with his family.
Wednesday in a Miami-Dade courtroom McGregor was formally charged with strong-arm robbery and criminal mischief.READ MORE: Parkland parents furious following Texas elementary school shooting: ‘They failed our kids again’
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According to TMZ, the victim in the phone smashing incident settled with McGregor’s legal team on Monday and has dismissed the civil suit against him.
However, McGregor is still facing felony charges for the phone snatching and a second misdemeanor.MORE NEWS: Environmental advocates who say Biscayne Bay is dying to gather Wednesday to find solutions
CBS4 obtained video of the Fontainebleau incident from the State Attorney’s Office, which can be seen above.