Horrifying audio secretly recorded by a witness who heard UFC flyweight Rachael Ostovich’s screams as she was allegedly beaten by her bantamweight boxer husband has been released.
Hawaii News Now shared a fraction of the 10-minute long recording, which was cut and censored because of its extreme violent nature.
Arnold Berdon is the man allegedly heard in the cellphone clip first telling his wife: ‘You’re so f*****g pretty… you can get anybody you like.’
The 27-year-old victim is heard weeping in the background as she says during the assault: ‘Arnold stop!’
The alleged domestic violence incident happened around 2am November 22 at the couple’s residence in the Waianae section of Honolulu County.
The physical abuse can be heard in the clip. At one point, Ostovich becomes silent, when she is believed to have fallen unconscious.
The victim alleges in court documents filed last month that 27-year-old Berdon punched her ‘repeatedly on the head, face ribs,’ when she fell.
A disturbing audio clip secretly recorded by a witness who heard Rachael Ostovich (left on Instagram) frantically screaming as she was allegedly beaten by her husband, Arnold Berdon, (right in mugshot) has been released
Berdon pleaded not guilty Thursday to the charges against him. He is scheduled to appear in court again next month
In the newly-released recording, Berdon also allegedly threatens to kill her and says: ‘I’m going to murder you… I’m going to f*****g murder you.’
The end of the clip includes video of Ostovich as she tumbles nine and a half feet off the veranda before sprinting down the street naked.
Prosecutors initially charged her husband with assault, but police say the recording justifies attempted murder.
Berdon pleaded not guilty Thursday to the charges against him. He is scheduled to appear in court next month.
Nanci Kreidmen, of the Domestic Violence Action Center, told Hawaii News Now: ‘If there have been multiple incidents and they have been increasing in severity or frequency, and then there are threats to kill, at what point does the system take his threats and his violence seriously?’
UFC flyweight Ostovich detailed the horrific abuse she endured that was allegedly perpetrated by her husband Berdon. The pair are pictured together on Instagram
Ostovich broke her silence after her Berdon was arrested for attempted murder in connection with her brutal beating in Hawaii
They were seen on Halloween in October as Egyptians royalty with their daughter Ruby Rose
Berdon’s attorney, Myles Breiner, however believes attempted murder would be harsh.
He told the station: ‘There are times when they overreach, and this is one of those. Arnold Berdon and his wife had a relationship.
‘It was acrimonious, there is no question about that,’ he said, adding that Berdon is enrolled in a domestic violence intervention program.
Ostovich filed a restraining order against her estranged bantamweight boxer husband after the attack late last month.
He knows how to throw a punch: Arnold is seen here during a tense boxing match
Rachael is a skilled boxer – seen here with Melinda Fabian in 2017 – but was still brutally injured on November 22
The restraining order was granted and is set to stay in effect until May 18, 2019, as police investigate the case as felony domestic violence.
The victim also alleges that her husband brutally punched her in the legs during a separate physical altercation in May, when she was left bruised.
During the November assault, Ostovich was beaten so badly had her orbital bone – a socket of the skull in which the eye and its appendages are situated – was broken, as well as other injuries, and she had to stay in the hospital overnight.
Her injuries have led Ostovich to cancel her January 19 fight with Paige VanZant in Brooklyn.
Rachael was beaten up so badly in Hawaii this week, she had to be sent to the hospital. It has forced her to cancel a fight with Paige VanZant
According to her Instagram page, the brunette bombshell wed to fighter Berdon, 27, in April 2016. The pair are now in the midst of a messy divorce.
Aside from her career, Rachael often posts sexy photos of herself posing on Instagram, earning her more than 420k followers.
Ostovich is an American mixed martial artist who competes in the Flyweight division of UFC and weighs 125lbs.
She began her career in 2010 when she was an amateur with the Mixed Martial Arts – in 2014 she went professional.
She moved on to The Ultimate Fighter in August 2017 and four months later she joined The Ultimate Fighter 26 Finale. She won the fight via armbar submission in the first round.
Her last big fight was with Montana de la Rosa in July at The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale.
Rachael often posts sexy photos of herself posing on Instagram, earning her more than 420k followers
According to her Instagram page, she wed to fighter Berdon, 27, in April 2016