Known as the Harlem Hammer, he was a USBA Super Middleweight champion.
He first came into public light in 2001, when he sucker punched Richard Grant after a fight, dislocating Grant's jaw.
His career came to an end in 2004, when he murdered his friend, which earned him a 29-year jail sentence.
He has one child.
His last professional match was a loss to Omar Sheika.