Report | Alex Oliveira accused of assaulting ex-wife, wanted by local police

By Matheus Costa - May 26, 2019

Alex Oliveira has found himself in hot water. According to the Brazilian outlet G1, the Brazilian welterweight is being sought by the police after allegedly assaulting his ex-wife and driving his motorcycle with his is 5-month-old son while being drunk in his hometown Tres Rios, in Rio de Janeiro.

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The situation allegedly began when Oliveira’s ex-wife took their son to the fighter’s father’s house. Oliveira reportedly showed up drunk and wanted to take his son for a ride on his motorcycle. His ex-wife denied this request, at which point Oliveira is alleged to have pulled her hair and hit her in the face.

The local police told G1 that Alex Oliveira even broke the door of his father’s home and left the location with his son. A few minutes later, he went to his sister’s house, left his son with her and took off. At the time of this publication, the Brazilian welterweight has not yet been located by police.

Unfortunately, this is not the only one situation Oliveira was involved in on that day. The 31-year-old fighter allegedly started a fight with security guard at a party. He reportedly threatened the security guard, who went to the police station to press charges against the fighter.

Those two cases are currently being investigated by the local police from Tres Rios, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Alex Oliveira has been charged for three crimes — assault, insult and threat.

Stay tuned for further updates on this unfortunate Alex Oliveira situation as details emerge.

This article first appeared on BJPENN.COM on 5/26/2019.


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