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Florida man brags about running from cops, eventually gets caught

Madasyn Czebiniak
St. Johns County Sheriff’s Office
Nicholas Carlmann Jones.

A Florida man wanted on a warrant was arrested after he fled from a traffic stop and called 911 to brag about getting away.

Nicholas Carlmann Jones, 19, allegedly said on the call “What do we pay you guys for? Like, I’ve driven past four cops,” according to Fox35.

Jones told the police he ran from the stop because he thought it would be “fun,” according to an arrest affidavit filed in the case.

Jones eventually was pulled over in St. Augustine.

In his car, authorities say, they found a jar full of marijuana, THC wax, a small bag containing an unknown white powder and a dish containing a pink tinted crystal substance, as well as several pipes and dishes.

Jones faces multiple drug charges.

He was taken to the St. Johns County Jail where he continued to joke and laugh about the incident, according to the news station.

Madasyn Czebiniak is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Madasyn at 724-226-4702, [email protected] or via Twitter .

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