Yet again, former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones was arrested. This time around, ‘Bones’ was detained by the law on charges of battery domestic violence and tampering with a vehicle, ESPN reported. There are still no specific details on the incident that caused his arrest, but at the moment he remains in Las Vegas police custody on $8,000 bond.
On Twitter, professional fighters and media reacted to the news...
Could you imagine me and Jon Jones having a bevvy together. #carnage— Molly McCann (@MeatballMolly) September 24, 2021
Like bro just go to bed it’s that simple cant get in trouble if your asleep ♂️ ♂️ https://t.co/ukbz6MhmZY— Sean BRADY (@seanbradymma) September 24, 2021
DC had jon jones figured out a long time ago pic.twitter.com/8BYEiMsbEt— FreelanceGoon (@FreelanceGoon) September 24, 2021
So that’s why @JonnyBones beefed up to heavyweight? Dude is a Scumbag Hall of Famer. First ballot.— Colby Covington (@ColbyCovMMA) September 24, 2021
Extremely unfortunate news, just hours after his HOF fight induction. Jones’ team declining to publicly comment at this time. https://t.co/InmGvisuoE— Ariel Helwani (@arielhelwani) September 24, 2021
thats why is not and will never be the goat https://t.co/KG4ekroo6q— patrick cote (@patrick_cote) September 24, 2021
"Arrested for misdemeanor domestic violence and injuring or tampering with a vehicle, a felony."— caposa (@Grabaka_Hitman) September 24, 2021
How incredibly fucked up is this sentence https://t.co/q6MDd8HtRf
Here’s a man who could have been anything. And what he chooses to be is someone who gets himself arrested after a hall of fame ceremony. https://t.co/Zoe5GXrpiF— Ben Fowlkes (@benfowlkesMMA) September 24, 2021
Let's take a look at the MMA headlines and ... pic.twitter.com/4xGYwfOH81— Dann Stupp (@DannStupp) September 24, 2021
♂️ ♂️ ♂️— Tommy Toe Hold (@TommyToeHold) September 24, 2021
Good morning… ☺️— Israel Adesanya (@stylebender) September 24, 2021
Jones went from the Hall of Fame directly to Jail https://t.co/Xgq7i748HL— David Michaud (@bulldawg_170) September 24, 2021