Jeremy Stephens, who was arrested last month and forced to miss a planned fight with Yves Edwards, has his trial date set. Stephens will appear in Des Moines, Iowa on January 9 for the beginning of his trial on three separate counts.
A pre-trial conference is set for December 13. Stephens is being charged with willful injury causing serious injury, burglary in the first degree and assault causing bodily injury.
The charges date back to an incident in 2011 involving Stephens. An arrest warrant in Iowa was executed in Minnesota as it included neighboring states.
Stephens is currently scheduled to face Yves Edwards at UFC on Fox: Henderson vs. Diaz on December 8 in Seattle. Thanks to FightOpinion.com for providing the trial information for Stephens.