McKEES ROCKS (KDKA) — A man who led police on a brief chase before slamming into two houses in Esplen early this morning is now facing a list of charges.
Police have identified the suspect as Devon Johnson, 23, of McKees Rocks.READ MORE: Study Finds Pennsylvanians Love Their Peach Pie
According to police, the incident began around 4:30 a.m. in McKees Rocks when two officers tried to pull over Johnson’s Audio for an equipment violation.
Instead of pulling over, though, police say Johnson sped off.
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Less than minute later, police say Johnson lost control of his car and crashed into two houses in the 300-block of Slope Street.
Officials say Johnson then tried to run away; but one of the officers used a Taser to take him into custody.
Johnson is now facing a list of charges, including fleeing or attempting to elude police, recklessly endangering another person and driving with a suspended licenseMORE NEWS: WVU Falls 78-65 To Texas Tech In Foul-Filled Matchup