Jeremy Stephens gets out of jail

Updated: October 17, 2012, 9:44 PM ET
By Josh Gross | ESPN.com

UFC lightweight Jeremy Stephens was released from Polk County Jail on Wednesday afternoon, 12 days after being taken into custody on charges of willful injury and assault causing bodily harm stemming from an alleged incident in Iowa last year.

Stephens, 26, was arrested Oct. 5 in Minneapolis, hours before he was scheduled to fight Yves Edwards in a UFC contest at the Target Center. The seven-year mixed martial arts pro was extradited to Des Moines, where he remained in jail on a $100,000 ...

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