UFC’s Conor McGregor gets arrested for dangerous driving

UFC champ Conor McGregor got arrested on March 22 in Ireland for “alleged road traffic violations,”.

 

Conor McGregor is going through legal trouble after being arrested recently for “an incident of dangerous driving” in Ireland.

A rep for the UFC fighter said in a statement that on March 22, “Mr. McGregor was driving to the gym when he was stopped by Gardai [state police force of the Irish Republic] for alleged road traffic violations. He passed the drug and alcohol tests taken at the station.”

In a statement spokesperson Sgt. Margaret Flanagan said that a man in his 30s was arrested for “an incident of dangerous driving” in the Palmerstown section of Dublin. As per Flanagan, the man—whose identity was not revealed as by law, the police force does not release the names of those arrested—was later charged and released on bail “pending an appearance before Blanchardstown District Court at a later date.”