Jeremy Stephens Arrested Hours Before Fight At UFC On FX 5

Jeremy Stephens, who is scheduled to face Yves Edwards later today at UFC on FX: Bigfoot vs. Browne, has been arrested.

According to a report by, Stephens was arrested at the Marriott City Center Hotel in Minneapolis. He was transported to the Hennepin County Public Safety Facility, but has not been formally charged with a crime.

Stephens (20-8) and Edwards (41-18-1) are set to be part of the prelim card from the Target Center in Minneapolis later this afternoon. The UFC has yet to make any official announcement concerning the arrest or fight.

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