We could learn a lot more about the future of Jon Jones in a few weeks time, as according to reports, the former UFC champ will attend a plea hearing on September 29th.
Jones is currently facing up to three years in jail, after his alleged involvement in a hit-and-run incident this past April. After the light-heavyweight was arrested the UFC stripped him of the title.
According to a report from MMA Fighting.com, the outlet has obtained documents which indicate that Jones’ legal team is looking to land a plea deal for the 28 year-old star. Jones is facing up to three years in prison.
Jones is coming off a decision win over Daniel Cormier in January, who in turn, as gone on to win the vacant title and will defend it against Alexander Gustafsson on October 3rd.