Arrest Made From Deadly Weekend Crash
Posted by: JRTyson
Date: Mar 16 2023 4:47 PM
DOTHAN- The Dothan Police Department has made an arrest after a weekend accident that resulted in a car fire and the death of two individuals.
According to a release from Dothan Police, 42-year-old Leon Aubrey Jones Jr. was determined to be the cause of the crash after an investigation revealed that Jones was speeding and driving his 2021 Dodge Charger under the influence of alcohol, according to the Dothan Police Department Crash Team.
The crash, which occurred on Saturday, March 11 in the 2500 block of Ross Clark Circle, resulted in the death of the driver of a 2018 Hyundai Sonata, 30-year-old Derek Levi Blessing, and their passenger, 42-year-old Audrey Kay Jenkins.
Jones has been charged on two counts of Manslaughter. He is booked on bonds totaling $60,000.