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6/4/12 4:51:23PM

A former boxer said he encountered the 'Miami Cannibal' five years ago after he flew into a rage over something trivial and threatened to kill him.

In 2007, former heavyweight Melton Bowen encountered Rudy Eugene, who last week was gunned down by police after he savagely ate the face off homeless man Ronald Poppo.

Bowen told 7News about the confrontation, saying it was over almost before it began after he knocked him out with one punch.

If the name, Melton Bowen doesn't ring a bell, his lone MMA fight was a loss to Steve Jennum at UFC 4 in Tulsa. It seems like everthing links back to MMA one way or another.

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