CIBA bans Whittaker after collection of troubling incidents

CIBA bans Whittaker after series of troubling incidents


Charles Whittaker breaking through the door of the gym

(CNS): Retired professional boxer Charles “Killa” Whittaker, who was arrested Tuesday, had been warned about his behaviour at the local boxing gym on several occasions over the last two years, officials from the Cayman Islands Boxing Association said in a press release about the incident. The one-time prize fighter broke through the door of the D. Dalmain Ebanks Boxing Gymnasium after he was banned from the facility and engaged in an altercation with the manager. CIBA admitted that their member of staff had responded in a “verbally aggressive and derogatory manner” to Whittaker’s outburst but said that this was not an isolated incident.

In the violent incident on Tuesday, which was documented on a mobile phone and posted on social media, Whittaker smashed out a door and forced his way into the government-owned facility before the police arrived and arrested him. Providing context, the CIBA said the issues…