A professional mixed martial artist fighter has been killed during a home invasion in Florida, police say.
Aaron Rajman was fatally shot and killed during what police say was Monday night's apparent home invasion in the coastal city of Boca Raton.
Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office says a fight broke out after a group of suspects entered the 25-year-old featherweight's home. Mr Rajman died from gunshot wounds. The killer's motive is currently unknown unknown according to police who say they fled the scene in a vehicle.
Rajman was a fighter based out of Florida, and he made his professional MMA career debut three years ago, according to MixedMartialArts.com.
Rajman, an Orthodox Jew was given praise from in his community. "He was very strong in his faith, and he was a very good person," Rabbi Zalman Bukiet told the local media.
"This was a special young man who had a heart of gold. It's a tragedy and extremely painful for them and painful for everybody that knew him." The Rabbi said.
A post left on the MMA South Florida Facebook page read, "The world lost another warrior today. RIP Aaron Rajman. You will be missed."