March 29, 2011 Leave a comment
Name: James “Bubba” Stewart Jr.
Known For: Professional Motorcross Racer (Supercross Series)
Charge: Impersonating a Police Officer (Felony)
Professional motorcross racer James “Bubba” Stewart Jr. was arrested Monday (March 29, 2011) in Orlando, Florida.
Stewart was driving his vehicle when he approached another vehicle with two off-duty Florida state troopers and an off-duty Osceola County sheriff’s deputy. Stewart turned on red-and-blue flashing lights on his dashboard and the other vehicle pulled to the side of the road. When the vehicle Stewart was driving pulled alongside the other vehicle, one of the troopers in the other vehicle identified himself as law enforcement, and Stewart sped off. Police were called and Stewart along with his passenger, 44-year-old Quinalt Thames Jehrrod, were arrested at Orlando International Airport. Police found the lights in Jehrrod’s luggage.
Stewart, 25, was later released on bond.