Isiah Jones, a British boxer has died aged 28. Jones’ trainer, Roshawn Jones told The Ring Isiah had been arguing with his brother.
The boxer was allegedly shot at an address on a street in his home town, Detroit on Monday evening. Investigations have begun into the murder of the rising boxer.
Roshawn paid tribute to Isiah saying that he had asked him to move to Ohio for safety reasons.
“Him not turning down fights, every fight that took, the odds were stacked against him. He had enough heart and courage to take them. He could have talked the easier route and just padded his record”.
Isiah recorded nine victories and seven defeats in his 16 pro bouts. The fatal incident that took his life happened around 6:26 pm in the 9300 block of Stout Street.