sport news Jailed former UFC champion Cain Velasquez 'pleads not guilty to attempted murder trends now
Former UFC heavyweight Cain Velazquez reportedly pleaded not guilty in an attempted murder case Friday.
The 40-year-old was arrested in February and is being charged with attempted murder and other gun-related charges.
Velasquez has been denied bail on three separate occasions since being jailed following the incident that led to the victim being taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
He chased a pickup carrying Harry Goularte, who is accused of sexually abusing a 4-year-old family member, through busy streets in three Silicon Valley cities, ramming the vehicle with his own pickup truck during an 11-mile (18-kilometer) high-speed chase, prosecutors said.
Velasquez fired a .40-caliber pistol at the vehicle several times, wounding Goularte's stepfather, Paul Bender, who was driving, in his arm and torso,