UFC Statement Regarding Jon Jones Pleading Guilty In His Hit & Run Case


The UFC has issued a formal statement regarding Jon Jones pleading guilty to a 4th degree felony related to his hit and run car accident from April of this year.

“The UFC organization is aware that Jon Jones reached a plea agreement with authorities in Albuquerque, New Mexico this morning stemming from charges associated with a motor vehicle accident earlier this year,” UFC officials said. “As a result, UFC, through Las Vegas-based law firm Campbell & Williams, will thoroughly review the agreement before discussing Jones’ possible reinstatement to return to competition.”

The judge has granted Jones a conditional discharge, but will receive no jail time or any fines. He will have supervised probation for up to 18 months.

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