Jon Jones Avoids Jail; $1,000 Fine and Six Month Suspended Licence for DUI

UFC light heavyweight champion, Jon Jones has avoided jail time following his May 19th arrest for driving under the influence, he did pick up a $1,000 fine and a six-month license suspension in the process. On top of that the champ will have ignition interlocks installed on his vehicles, and he needs to complete a victim-impact panel.

Soon after the sentencing was handed out Jones, posting via his Twitter, said:

“Blessed to still have the full support of Broom County/all my fans and my DWI case officially behind me.”

“Moving forward.”

The 24-year-old champ crashed his 2012 Bentley into a utility pole in the early morning hours of May 19th. He was not hurt or injured, but two female passengers suffered minor injuries and were treated at a local hospital.

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