Thiago Silva was taken into custody last night for an altercation involving his wife that started at a ji-jitsu school and then a standoff at Silva’s home. After a four hour standoff that needed the assistance of the SWAT team, Silva was taken into custody.
NBC TV 6 in Florida was awaiting Silva outside the jail when the squad pulled they asked him why he allegedly pulled a gun on his wife. The UFC star had a few words on why he allegedly did this to his wife.
“She want my money,” Silva stated. “She want my house.”
Silva faces multiple charges that including a pair of counts of felony attempted murder, aggravated battery with a deadly weapon and non-violent resisting of an officer/obstructing justice.
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