Boxer Gervonta Davis was arrested Tuesday in Parkland, Florida, and jailed on a home violence cost of battery inflicting bodily hurt, in response to Broward County Sheriff’s Workplace information.
Davis stays in custody at Broward County’s Major Jail Bureau in Fort Lauderdale and is scheduled to seem at a courtroom listening to Wednesday at 8 a.m. ET, in response to the jail. No bond has been set.
Particulars of Davis’ arrest and the allegations towards him weren’t out there early Wednesday morning.
Davis, 28, of Baltimore, is scheduled to headline a PBC on Showtime PPV occasion on Jan. 7 in Washington, D.C., towards Hector Luis Garcia. The bout is deliberate as a prelude to an April 25 superfight in Las Vegas towards Ryan Garcia. Davis (27-0, 25 KOs) is a former 130-pound titleholder.
Davis additionally is about to seem in Baltimore Circuit Court docket on Feb. 16 for his alleged involvement in an unrelated hit-and-run incident in November 2020, in response to courtroom information. Davis is accused of fleeing the scene of an accident that concerned 4 folks, together with a pregnant girl. He’s dealing with 14 costs, together with failure to instantly return and stay on the scene of an accident involving bodily damage. He is also dealing with a civil go well with.
As well as, Davis was dealing with two misdemeanor battery costs for an incident in February 2020 by which he “was observed battering his former girlfriend,” in response to police in Coral Gables, Florida. That case was discharged on Dec. 13, per courtroom information.