Ex-UFC fighter, 40, dies in late night stabbing

Posted On: May 20, 2022   |   Posted By: RT

Ex-UFC fighter, 40, dies in late night stabbing

Maiquel Falcao was found outside a bar with three stab wounds to his abdomen
Former UFC fighter Maiquel Falcao was discovered with three serious stab wounds at 3am local time on Sunday morning outside of a bar in his hometown of Pelotas, a city in the south of Brazil which is around 80 miles from the Uruguayan border.
He was rushed to a nearby hospital but did not survive his injuries, according to GZH .
The Homicide and Personal Protection Police Station authority has launched an investigation into the incident.
Falcao appeared once for the UFC, beating Gerald Harris by unanimous decision at UFC 123 in Michigan in November 2010.
He was subsequently released by the organization after reports emerged that he had previously been arrested for an alleged assault of a woman outside of a nightclub.

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