In keeping with The Every day Telegraph Ashkan Mokhtarian, 34, was arrested for dealing medicine in Sydney, Australia final 12 months. That outlet stories that Mokhtarian has plead responsible to fees in relation to this arrest and that he now faces potential jail time.

The report states that Mokhtarian was arrested after supplying medicine to a girl close to the Clock Lodge in Sydney’s inside metropolis. A police strip search of Mokhtarian reportedly yielded seven resealable baggage containing cocaine and 13 baggage of granule MDMA.

Mokhtarian has pleaded responsible to fees of supplying an indictable quantity of cocaine and MDMA.

Mokhtarian and his brother Suman Mokhtarian — additionally a UFC veteran — based Australian High Group in Wentworthville, New South Wales. That health club has no affiliation with American High Group.

Mokhtarian began competing on the Australian MMA scene in 2011. After going 13-1 in regional competitors he was signed by the UFC in 2017. He made his Octagon debut at UFC Battle Evening: Lewis vs. Hunt in Auckland, New Zealand. There he misplaced to John Moraga by way of unanimous resolution.

In his second UFC look Mokhtarian was defeated by Ryan Benoit (by way of headkick) at UFC Battle Evening: Werdum vs. Tybura in Sydney. Mokhtarian was anticipated to combat for a 3rd time within the UFC. He was scheduled to face Jenel Lausa on June 13, 2018, however he pulled out of that combat citing damage.

Mokhtarian was then scheduled to face Kai Kara-France on December 2, 2018. However he pulled out of that combat as a consequence of damage as nicely. He was launched from the UFC a couple of months later.