Nate Diaz (UFC legend, soon-to be pro boxer) is wanted in New Orleans. Diaz choked an unconscious man in a fight outside of a boxing show.
Fox News reports that Diaz has been charged with second-degree battery in connection with a Misfits boxing event Diaz was at to support a friend, on April 21, 2023.
The next morning police responded to “a large altercation”. They found a man that appeared unconscious and was bleeding from his back of the head.
According to the police, “after investigation, a warrant of arrest for Nate Diaz was issued.” He has been charged with second degree battery.
On video, a man who appeared to be Diaz stood in front of a second man before they engaged. Diaz then choked him with a standing hanging guillotine.
Last night, former UFC Superstar Nate Diaz put a guy to sleep with a Ninja Choke during a Street Fight.[ud83cudfa5 @PaulLABamba]u201d
— Fight Haven (@Fight Haven)
Jake Shields, a former UFC fighter who has taken to Twitter to defend Diaz by posting a frame-byframe breakdown of the altercation. Shields said that Diaz acted in self-defense.