Former MMA fighter Tyler East was shot dead near the American city of Albuquerque. The 30-year-old East has a total of 21 matches in MMA until 2016, recording 15 wins and 6 losses. His brother Corey East was part of the UFC.
The beast, as Tyler was known, was found dead by police on Monday at his home in Los Lunas, about 40 kilometers south of Albuquerque. His girlfriend was also shot. She is in stable condition and is being treated at a hospital in Albuquerque.
According to the FBI, East himself shot his partner in a family scandal. He then took her out of his house, where another man shot him. The second man subsequently fled the scene. East was already dead when the police arrived.
Over the past 12 years, Tyler East has had a number of problems with police, including beatings, domestic violence, kidnappings and robberies.