By John Morgan |
February 8, 2021 10: 10 pm
Former Bellator featherweight champion Daniel Straus is imagined to maintain struck a female victim a pair of instances sooner than stabbing her with “a interesting instrument.”
The details attain by capability of an arrest affidavit filed with the Hollywood (Fla.) Police Division, which MMA Junkie obtained Monday. Straus (26-9 MMA, 12-6 BMMA) turned into arrested remaining Friday in Florida and charged with aggravated battery with a deadly weapon.
According to the arrest affidavit, Straus and the female victim had been involved in “an on and off intimate relationship” with each other for the previous three years.
The victim stated that on Jan. 21, the two started arguing by capability of textual negate material message, and Straus confirmed up at her dwelling of employment to chat about the inequity. The victim then walked outside and finally entered her parked car with the intention of leaving. She stated that Straus then entered the auto by capability of the passenger door and initially refused to exit.
The victim stated she then left the auto and Straus followed, at which point the argument escalated. Straus then allegedly pushed the victim, and she pushed him abet. As she then attempted to earn abet into her car and leave, the victim stated she “turned into struck a pair of instances by the defendant and fell to the ground.”
The victim stated Straus then got in his car and fled the scene. As the victim returned to her car and drove away, as successfully, she started receiving a pair of calls from Straus, saying that he turned into at her residence. In dwelling of meet him there, the victim says she turned into interested in doable destruction of her property and drove to Straus’ space, instead, in hopes of obtaining the spare key she had given to him.
As soon as inside Straus’ space, the victim alleged she tried to earn Straus to attain her key. At some point, she stated Straus told her, “You don’t know me, I’ll stab you,” sooner than later physically pushing her out of the door. The victim says she then stated, “You’re gargantuan and inferior, what are you gonna attach? Stab me?”
At that point, the victim alleges Straus reached around to his bottom after which used a interesting instrument to stab her in the abdomen. Due to slither of the sequence, the victim stated she “turned into unable to suppose the cutting instrument,” according to the police file.
The victim stated Straus then followed her for a pair of steps as she tried to leave sooner than returning to his space. She then sought the help of neighbors, who drove her to a neighborhood medical institution where she “got a pair of stitches to cease the puncture harm,” according to her command.
In addition to the puncture harm, the arrest affidavit stated the victim also suffered “a monumental contusion to her upright peer.”
According to the affidavit, The victim didn’t initially win to obtain a press liberate to the responding detective but in the end stated she is going to utterly cooperate with the bid attorney’s place of work. Extra, the victim stated she “is in total dread of the defendant and feels that if he is no longer apprehended that he’ll attain after her and function extra harm to her for notifying the police.”
As of Monday, Straus currently remains in penal advanced on a $100,000 bond, according to the South Florida Sun-Sentinel.