Tito Ortiz's Ex: He'd 'Never Hurt a Female'

4/27/2010 6:00 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
0427_tito_exiwfe_small_EXTito Ortiz's ex-wife is as surprised as anyone over his arrest for felony domestic violence yesterday -- because according to her, he would "never hurt a female."

Kristin Ortiz -- who was married to Tito for nearly 10 years -- tells TMZ Tito was an "amazing person, amazing father and an amazing human being."

Kristin also says there was never any violence during her marriage, which ended in 2005.