Man arrested in Connection with kidnapping of UFC Fighters Stepdaughter

A man wanted by police in connection with the kidnapping of Aniah Haley Blanchard, the teenage stepdaughter of UFC star Walt Harris, was arrested in Florida overnight. Ibraheen Yazeed was apprehended in Escambia County, western Florida. Friday mornng after hours of a first-degree kidnaping warrant was issued for his arrest. Escambia County Major Andrew Hobbs confirmed the arrest to NBC News affiliate. Polive wanted to question him about the disappearence of Blanchard,19. Yazeed was identified by authorities as a person of interest after video surveillance showed him inside the conviniance store where she was last seen on Oct. 23, in Auburn, Alabama. Yazeed was already out on bond for kidnapping and attempting murder. He was caught and was charged wit assult. Police booking sheet lists his age as 30 and states he lives in Mongomery, Alabama. A police mugshot appeared to show bruising to his left eye.

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