MMA star Conor McGregor is expected to cop a plea in his Brooklyn assault case Thursday, He arrived earlier this morning to the courthouse.
Here’s video of Conor McGregor arriving to the King County Supreme Criminal Courthouse moments ago pic.twitter.com/ND7T2dS6J3
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The UFC champion had originally faced assault charges, but the fighter will likely plead to a violation when he appears in court, dodging jail time.
Conor McGregor pleaded guilty to a single violation of disorderly conduct in Brooklyn criminal court on Thursday, for his involvement in an incident on April 5 at Barclays Center, sources tell @bokamotoESPN. pic.twitter.com/89BMuFpKsJ
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McGregor and his pal Cian Cowley were busted following an April temper tantrum at the Barclays Center, where he threw a hand truck at a busload of people and allegedly punched another man in the face.
Cowley was also charged with criminal mischief, assault and reckless endangerment for the fit. Now can we get to this guy to get back in the octagon.