Friday, June 17, 2016

Man Arrested After Pursuit

Photo from Mahanoy City PD
A Barnesville man was arrested Thursday after a pursuit.

According to Mahanoy City Police, Jonathan Kechula, 41, of Barnesville was arrested Thursday night.

Kechula was charged by Patrolman Rentschler with (2) felony accounts of aggravated assualt, (1) felony count of fleeing and eluding a police officer, DUI, resisting arrest, and (2) counts of reckless endangering another person. 

He will now face charges before Magisterial District Judge Judge Kilker, Shenandoah.

He was committed to Schuylkill Count Prison on $50,000 straight cash bail.