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The restraining order runs through 2021, though he is allowed supervised visits with their children.Penn also is under an active police investigation stemming from an alleged incident in which he threatened a taro farmer with a machete after a dispute over land.Levitt said Penn told him he wasn’t intoxicated when he approached the man.It was unknown whether Levitt and the attorney referenced in De Mello’s tweet are the same person.“Upon meeting with friends for a concert at the Lava Shack, words were exchanged between BJ and the acquaintance,” said the tweeted statement of the attorney, who was unnamed.“From witness accounts, BJ tried multiple times to diffuse the situation, but was hit repeatedly and knocked to the ground, as seen on the video.” The Tribune-Herald was unable to reach Penn, a 40-year-old UFC Hall of Famer from Hilo, but Hawaii Police Department spokesperson Alan Richmond told MMA Junkie that police were dispatched to the area. That’s all I really have.” If a complaint is made, Richmond said there will be an investigation.Levitt said Penn told him he was there to see a concert and wasn’t intoxicated when he approached the man.
Levitt is unsure of the exact sequence of events but stressed that Penn was not in the wrong. Penn told him the man was a longtime acquaintance and got physical after he attempted to greet him with a hug in the parking lot of the bar.
One month after a loss to Clay Guida that marked a UFC record seventh consecutive defeat, Penn reportedly was involved in a brawl with a bouncer at a strip club.
Video showed him grappling with an unknown man as onlookers try to stop him.
In that case, police were called to the scene, but no arrests were made.
Penn currently is embroiled in a custody battle with his former partner and mother of his children, who this past October filed a restraining order against him alleging years of physical, sexual and emotional abuse. 29, 2018 at UFC 232 where Ryan Hall becomes the first fighter to ever submit the MMA legend.