Jon Bones Jones Surrenders to NM Police
Endicott native and Ultimate Fighting Champion, Jon “Bones” Jones is facing charges in Albuquerque, New Mexico after turning himself in to police following a hit and run crash.
Police had issued an arrest warrant for Jones for leaving the scene of a personal injury accident.
Jones is suspected of being involved in the crash April 26 that sent a pregnant woman to the hospital with a broken arm and wrist.
Witnesses said a man matching Jones’ description was seen fleeing a Sport Utility Vehicle following the crash, coming back to the vehicle to retrieve some items inside then leaving the scene again.
Jones turned himself in to the authorities then posted $2,500 bail, securing his release from jail.
The graduate of Union Endicott High School is scheduled for a fight in Law Vegas next month.
There has been no news from the UFC about whether the fight will take place as planned.