Ross Pearson Arrested On Suspicion Of DUI In Las Vegas

According to the popular gossip website TMZ, former Ultimate Fighter winner Ross Pearson has been arrested on suspicion of DUI.

Pearson, who is currently in Las Vegas working with Dominick Cruz on The Ultimate Fighter: Live, was pulled over around 4 a.m. Sunday morning when police noticed his car swerving on the road. The report states law enforcement asked Pearson to perform a field sobriety test, which is did not do well on.

Pearson was released, and has yet to make any further statement on the matter.

Pearson is scheduled to face Cub Swanson at UFC on FX 4, which is set for June 22. He is 13-5 in his career.

Photo credit: CombatLifestyle.com

  • Jonny

    Well, this should go over well with the UFC brass!

  • Ridingphat

    I wonder if this will keep Pearson from reaching that next level, or if they will kind of just overlook it?

  • Ben rage

    What is it with famous people? I know Ross Pearson isn’t as well known as say Paris Hilton, but within the mma community he’s well known enough. So how come some people lose all common sense when they achieve some semblance of fame. It’s as if they think they’re different than other people. Yeah they are certainly richer than the average person, but that should make it more affordable to, I don’t know, CALL A CAB! Moron.

  • Miranduh

    That’s why I always keep a pillow and a blanket in my trunk. Eff getting a Ferrari, as soon as I reach baller status I’m hiring a driver lol.

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