Boxing champ Hector "Macho" Camacho arrested in Tampa

5:11 AM, Oct 10, 2009   |    comments
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Tampa, Florida - Three-time World Boxing Champion Hector "Macho" Camacho was arrested today in Tampa.

The 47-year-old middleweight had been living in an apartment on North Ola Avenue in Tampa Heights. He was arrested on a burglary warrant out of Mississippi.

Camacho's Hillsborough County Jail charge report lists his middle name as "Macho," and his occupation as self-employed boxer. He was arrested at Probation & Parole Services, 1313 N. Tampa St. in Tampa.

Hector Camacho has a long criminal history. He's been arrested before for drugs, domestic violence and driving violations.

When he was 16, Camacho served 3 1/2 months in a New York prison for auto theft.


Phil Landeros, 10 Connects News

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