UFC Fighter, Israel Adesanya has been arrested by the Police at the New York, JFK airport for having a weapon at the JFK airport.

The arrest was made by the Port Authority Police Department near the TSA screening area which was near the American Airlines terminal.

According to reports from Adesanya’s spokesman, he was handed a gift by a fan, which he put in his luggage.

Israel was handed a gift by a fan, which he put in his luggage. When flagged at the airport, Israel quickly disposed of the item, and co-operated with authorities. He has complied accordingly, with that the matter was dismissed and he is on his way home.

He was flagged at the airport, Israel quickly disposed of the item, and cooperated with authorities. Brass knuckles are illegal in the state of New York, according to reports it is also illegal to carry them on or to be placed in a carry-on bag.

Adesanya lost his middleweight title at UFC 281 last weekend when he was stopped in the final round by Alex Pereira