LITTLE ROCK, AR - Jermain Taylor walked out of the Pulaski County Jail minutes ago after posting his $25,000 bond.
LITTLE ROCK, AR - Professional middleweight boxer Jermain Taylor has pleaded not guilty to charges of aggravated assault and domestic battery in the shooting of his cousin at Taylor's home in north Pulaski County Tuesday night.
In court this morning, the judge said he would allow Taylor to leave the state for training in Miami but he must check in with his bail bondsman on a weekly basis. The judge also cleared Taylor for an Oct. 6-8 trip to Mississippi for the fight.
ESPN has issued the following statement about its planned televised match after learning of Taylor's arrest:
“ESPN had committed to carry the fight and was working towards a contractual agreement. We are now reviewing the situation and will make a decision once more details emerge.”
Copyright 2016 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.