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In addition to the DUI charge, he faces one count of resisting a police officer without violence. His wife, Michelle Mangan-Damon, was also arrested at the scene. She faces charges of battery on a law enforcement officer and resisting an officer with violence.
The officer ordered Damon to stand in front of his police car and for his wife to stay inside of their car while he waited for a second officer to arrive. According to the arrest report, Michelle got out of the car anyway and stated that “she didn’t need to listen” to the officer.
“I attempted to pull Michelle toward me so that I could put her against the vehicle and then order Johnny back to the front of my car; however, Michelle then proceeded to turn toward me and grab onto my left arm while simultaneously pulling away from me and pushing me,” the arresting officer said, adding that “resulted in Michelle breaking away from me and she began to walk away.” A second officer took her into custody once arriving onto the scene.
Michelle “complained of sharp chest pains” after they were taken to jail and was subsequently transported to the Orlando Regional Medical Center.