Middleborough Prosecutor: UFC Fighter Attacked Wife, Trained Dog to Bite Her

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 16: (L-R) Andy Ogle kicks Josh Grispi in their featherweight fight during the UFC on Fuel TV event on February 16, 2013 at Wembley Arena in London, England. (Josh Hedges/Getty Images)
Andy Ogle kicks Josh Grispi in their featherweight fight during the UFC on Fuel TV event on February 16, 2013 at Wembley Arena in London, England.
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Investigators say that Joshua Grispi, a mixed martial arts fighter from Middleborough, beat his wife, threatened to kill her, and even trained their dog to attack her, The Boston Globe reports.

According to the report, Grispi will face multiple charges after being arrested on Monday for the second time in four days.

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On Tuesday, his bail was revoked in Wareham District Court after a dangerousness hearing. He is being held on a spate of charges, including assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, animal cruelty, and gun and drug charges.

He is being held at Barnstable County Correctional Facility.

You can read the complete Boston Globe report, including information on the weapons and drugs found in Grispi’s home, here.