Jon Jones posts video of shotgun chase with car thief

UFC legend Jon Jones foiled an tried car theft at his dwelling over the weekend, chasing the suspected thief off his property with a shotgun, based on a surveillance video he posted Sunday on Instagram.

The two-time UFC mild heavyweight champion emerged from the storage at his Albuquerque dwelling seconds after a person is seen strolling throughout his driveway and getting into one of a number of parked vehicles. Jones is then proven operating after the person throughout the display and out of the digital camera’s view whereas carrying a gun.

“Ended up tapping on this guys driver side window with the muzzle of my shotgun last night,” Jones posted alongside with the video. “Next time you attempt to rob somebody, ensure you’re quick sufficient to out run them.

“He’s lucky I’m smart enough to not shoot a man while he’s retreating. People I know times are getting hard but your life isn’t worth a few material possessions. What are your thoughts on this video, what would you have done differently?”

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Jon Jones interviewed by Joe Rogan on the weigh-ins for UFC 247Zuffa LLC by way of Getty Images

The 33-year-old Jones was arrested in March by Albuquerque police for “aggravated DWI and negligent use of a firearm.” He agreed to a plea deal together with group service and one yr of supervised probation to keep away from jail time.

Jones, who owns a profession UFC document of 26-1-0, hasn’t fought since February’s bout in opposition to Dominick Reyes, with a plan to maneuver as much as the heavyweight class.

UFC middleweight champ Israel Adesanya, who’s scheduled to problem present mild heavyweight champ Jan Blachowicz at a date to be decided, mentioned over the weekend that he hopes to combat Jones in 2021 if he defeats Blachowicz.


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