Mixed martial arts fighter arrested on suspicion of DUI - Hawaii News Now - KGMB and KHNL

Mixed martial arts fighter arrested on suspicion of DUI following crash

Christian Leben Christian Leben

By Minna Sugimoto - bio | email

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - An Oahu-based mixed martial arts fighter is scheduled to appear before a judge next month after he crashed his truck on the H1 Freeway while allegedly driving under the influence.

Officers arrested Christian Leben, 30, a middleweight fighter known as the Crippler, on suspicion of operating a vehicle under the influence of an intoxicant Tuesday. He was released from custody after posting $1,000 bail.

Police say Leben was driving on the west-bound side of the H1 Freeway just before 2 AM, when he lost control of his pickup and crashed into a wall near the Kapiolani Boulevard off ramp. He was allegedly driving without a license and without insurance.

He is scheduled to appear at Honolulu District Court November 22.

Copyright 2010 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.

  • Hawaii News Now headlinesNewsMore>>

  • Trump blames DC, as military parade plans unravel over costs

    Trump blames DC, as military parade plans unravel over costs

    Friday, August 17 2018 12:18 AM EDT2018-08-17 04:18:46 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 9:20 PM EDT2018-08-18 01:20:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2017, file photo, military units participate in the inaugural parade from the Capitol to the White House in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. A U.S. official says the 2018 Veterans Day military para...(AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2017, file photo, military units participate in the inaugural parade from the Capitol to the White House in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. A U.S. official says the 2018 Veterans Day military para...
    The Defense Department says the Veterans Day military parade ordered up by President Donald Trump won't happen in 2018.More >>
    The Defense Department says the Veterans Day military parade ordered up by President Donald Trump won't happen in 2018.More >>
  • More detail in Colorado family killings expected next week

    More detail in Colorado family killings expected next week

    Friday, August 17 2018 2:14 AM EDT2018-08-17 06:14:36 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 9:15 PM EDT2018-08-18 01:15:50 GMT
    (The Colorado Bureau of Investigation via AP). This photo combo of images provided by The Colorado Bureau of Investigation shows, from left, Bella Watts, Celeste Watts and Shanann Watts.  The Frederick Police Department said Chris Watts was taken into ...(The Colorado Bureau of Investigation via AP). This photo combo of images provided by The Colorado Bureau of Investigation shows, from left, Bella Watts, Celeste Watts and Shanann Watts. The Frederick Police Department said Chris Watts was taken into ...

    Shanann Watts' Facebook page painted a portrait of a happy married life - of a woman dedicated to her husband and their two young children.

    More >>

    Shanann Watts' Facebook page painted a portrait of a happy married life - of a woman dedicated to her husband and their two young children.

    More >>
  • Honolulu hoarder racks up $141K in fines — and the crud keeps compounding

    Honolulu hoarder racks up $141K in fines — and the crud keeps compounding

    Friday, August 17 2018 8:17 PM EDT2018-08-18 00:17:48 GMT

    At a three story apartment building near Vineyard Boulevard along Pele Street, close to the Queen's Medical Center, mounds of trash, plastics and other junk clutter narrow pathways leading to doors and stairways.

    More >>

    At a three story apartment building near Vineyard Boulevard along Pele Street, close to the Queen's Medical Center, mounds of trash, plastics and other junk clutter narrow pathways leading to doors and stairways.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly