DUNCANSVILLE, Pa. (AP) – A man fleeing police has died after jumping into a rain-swollen river in Pennsylvania.
Police responded to a report of a domestic dispute in Blair County on Wednesday when they say 37-year-old Jeremy Ross fled the scene clad only in boxer shorts.READ MORE: 6 Tornadoes Tear Through Western Pennsylvania
Officers pursued Ross on foot when they say he jumped into the Frankstown Branch of the Juniata River. Police say they attempted to rescue Ross, but he refused to surrender.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Weather: Saturday Showers
His body was recovered hours later.MORE NEWS: Two-Year-Old Boy Battling Cancer Dresses Up As His Doctor For Halloween
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