ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – An MMA fighter who beat his pregnant girlfriend so badly she lost the baby is going away for nearly a decade.
Willie Parks was sentenced to eight years behind bars for the 2012 crime. The beating was so severe, she suffered shattered bones, permanent nerve damage and she miscarried.
The victim’s two children witnessed the beating. Her 10-year-old daughter even ran outside and screamed for help.
Parks pleaded guilty plea to several charges including aggravated battery. He’s also ordered complete 52 weeks of domestic violence counseling and parenting classes.