Conor McGregor during game 4 between the Heat and the Nuggets. MIKE EHRMANN / AFP
The UFC star is suspected of ly abusing a woman in the Miami Heat’s bathroom after Game 4 against the Denver Nuggets.
Conor McGregorthe UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship) star is accused of ly aulting a woman in a stadium bathroom, just after the fourth game of the NBA Finals in Miami, the site reported Thursday TMZ. Through her attorney, the woman sent letters of demand to the fighter, the NBA and the Miami Heat for a settlement instead of legal action. “We are aware of the allegations and are conducting a full investigationthe Heat said in a statement. “Pending the results of the investigation, we will refrain from any further comment.»
In the letters, the woman’s attorney, Ariel Mitchell, claims that team and NBA security forced the woman into the restroom where McGregor and his security guard were waiting for her. Then, writes Ariel Mitchell, McGregor has “aggressively kissedthe woman as security blocked everyone from entering the restroom. McGregor then forced her to perform oral sex on him, and as he attempted to continue the activity, the woman elbowed him several times and was able to escape, according to Mitchell. She reported the alleged ault to Florida police on June 11.
“Mr. McGregor will not be intimidated.”
Representatives for McGregor told TMZ the allegations were false. “Mr. McGregor won’t be intimidated», they added. UFC officials told TMZ they are aware of the allegations. “The UFC will let the legal proceedings unfold before making any further statements.», says the press release.
McGregor attended the June 9 game and took part in a half-time promotional action in which he punched the Heat mascot several times. Burnie, the mascot, had to go to the emergency room and was sent home with painkillers, the daily reported. USA Today.