Local MMA fighter Torres arrested on drug charge

2013-08-28T21:45:00Z 2013-08-28T22:03:09Z Local MMA fighter Torres arrested on drug chargeTimes Staff nwitimes.com
August 28, 2013 9:45 pm  • 

EAST CHICAGO | Local MMA fighter Miguel A. Torres was arrested in Marshall County over the weekend on a marijuana charge.

The Marshall County Sheriff's Department said Torres was arrested Sunday on a charge of possession of marijuana. He posted a $1,500 bond the same day.

Details about the arrest weren't immediately available. Torres declined to comment late Wednesday.

Torres, an East Chicago native, is a mixed martial artist and former WEC bantamweight champion. He also has a martial arts academy in Griffith.

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