Bond denied for man suspected of shooting and killing former boxing champion Vernon Forrest

Bond denied for man suspected of killing boxer

ATLANTA — The 30-year-old man suspected of shooting and killing ex-boxing champion Vernon Forrest was denied bond Thursday, a day after officers pursued him on an interstate and arrested him.

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2nd man charged in robbery, shooting death of ex-boxing champion Vernon Forrest in Atlanta

2nd man charged in killing of ex-boxing champ

ATLANTA — A man believed to be the getaway driver in the robbery and shooting death of former boxing champion Vernon Forrest has been arrested, Atlanta police said Wednesday.

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Man charged with killing boxer is silent at hearing; he is being held without bond

Man charged with killing boxer held without bond

ATLANTA — As his grandmother sat nearby weeping, a 20-year-old man charged with killing ex-boxing champion Vernon Forrest had his first appearance in court Wednesday morning.

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Arturo Gatti’s body exhumed; Canadian authorities to do 2nd autopsy on boxer at family request

Gatti exhumed; Canadian authorities to do autopsy

MONTREAL — Boxer Arturo Gatti’s body has been exhumed, and the Quebec coroner’s office will perform a new autopsy at his family’s request.

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Brazil: Police detail how boxer Gatti committed suicide, why they first called it homicide

Police provide details on boxer Gatti’s death

RIO DE JANEIRO — Arturo Gatti hanged himself with a handbag strap from a staircase column more than seven feet off the ground, Brazilian police said Friday as they released new details about the boxer’s death.

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Judge rules wife of boxer Arturo Gatti’s wife must remain in jail pending judicial decision

Gatti’s wife remains in jail, police backtracking

RIO DE JANEIRO — Arturo Gatti’s wife will remain in jail pending a judicial decision despite the release of an autopsy report casting doubt on whether the former champion boxer was killed.

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