A newly released video shows Democrat Michigan state rep. Jewell Jones arguing with police officers and refusing to take his booking photo after he was arrested for a DUI.
26-year-old Michigan state rep. Jewell Jones was seen driving erratically on I-96 before he got into an accident in Livingston County on April 6th.
State Troopers arrested Jones after he crashed his SUV into a ditch
“I’ll call governor Whitmer right now,” Jones can be heard saying on the video. “I’m a state rep.”
Law enforcement struggled to arrest Jones and had to use a taser and pepper spray to get him under control, according to a police report.
State Troopers were seen taking a belligerent Jones to the ground where he threatened to unleash the might of the state government on them – “I run y’alls budgets” Jones said to the cops.
“Police said Jones — who refused a blood test — had a blood-alcohol content