UFC’s Luis Pena arrested on misdemeanor charges of domestic violence, battery
UFC lightweight Luis Pena could be in trouble with the law again.
Saturday, Pena was jailed for the second time in 2021. Police in Deerfield Beach, Fla., arrested the fighter on misdemeanor charges of domestic violence and battery. Pena was booked at the Broward County Jail in Fort Lauderdale.
In June, Pena was arrested in Coral Springs, Fla., on felony charges of robbery, battery and criminal mischief.
At approximately 12:34 a.m., Broward Sheriff’s Office Deerfield Beach deputies responded to a domestic disturbance call near the 200 block of Southeast 12th Avenue in Deerfield Beach. On scene, deputies made contact with multiple subjects, and Luis Antonio Peña was later detained and taken into custody. Peña was transported to BSO Main Jail and faces one count simple battery and one count domestic violence battery (both misdemeanor). The investigation continues.