Former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson has shared his thoughts on the legal troubles facing former President Donald Trump. In an interview with a conservative news outlet, Tyson stated that he does not believe Trump should be sent to jail, despite ongoing investigations by Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg.
Tyson, who has been a long-time friend of Trump, explained that he believes politics is driven by agendas, and that he is not a politician himself. The boxer refused to take a firm stance on the issue, saying that he simply does not want anyone to be sent to jail.
Legendary pro boxer @MikeTyson said he does not think former President @realdonaldtrump should go to jail. https://t.co/1XO4M8ci6b
— Breitbart News (@BreitbartNews) March 21, 2023
The former heavyweight champion has been a vocal supporter of Trump since the early days of his 2016 presidential campaign. Tyson endorsed Trump during the GOP primary in the fall of 2015, and the two have remained close ever since.
As Trump faces mounting legal challenges, his allies in the conservative media have continued to offer support. Tyson’s comments are just the latest example of the support that Trump continues to receive from his friends and allies.