MMA fighter War Machine reportedly attempted suicide in his prison cell on Tuesday night, according to TMZ.
War Machine, born Jonathan Koppenhaver, allegedly tried to suffocate himself by wrapping a piece of linen around his neck. Officers intervened in time to foil the attempt, and War Machine is said to be in medical isolation on suicide watch.
The fighter is in prison awaiting trial on 32 charges, including attempted murder, for allegedly attacking his ex-girlfriend Christy Mack and her friend Corey Thomas.
He is currently being detained in Clark County Detention Center in Las Vegas.
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