Following Jon Jones’ arrest earlier this morning in Albuquerque, New Mexico, the UFC has release a statement on the situation.
“UFC is aware that Jon Jones turned himself into the Albuquerque Police Department this morning for a potential probation violation stemming from a traffic stop last week.
“UFC has been in touch with Jones’ legal team and will have no further comment until the organization has had appropriate time to gather necessary information.”
Jon Jones was booked in New Mexico for violating his probation early this morning per TMZ Sports.
A judge had issued a warrant for the UFC star’s arrest for violating the terms of his probation after he was cited for drag racing in Albuquerque last week.
Jones turned himself in to the Albuquerque PD at 10 AM Tuesday morning and is currently being held at the jail.Check out our latest podcast episode featuring Adam Milstead & Dinis "Sweetbread" Paiva