TROY TOWNSHIP, Pa. (KDKA) — When Venango County Sheriffs attempted to arrest a man on a domestic relations arrest warrant, he fled the scene and led them on a chase.
Donald Smith, a 41-year-old male of Cooperstown, Pa., fled police in a vehicle and traveled along State Route 427 and State Route 27.READ MORE: Prosecution Rests Its Case In Sheldon Jeter Trial
State Police were called in to assist the Venango County Sheriffs with apprehension. Smith stopped his vehicle on Fauncetown Road but refused to exit his car.READ MORE: Report: Former Pitt Football Player Jaylen Twyman Shot 4 Times In Washington, D.C.
When officers approached his car, he again tried to drive away. An officer then shot out one of Smith’s tires to keep him from fleeing and took him into custody.MORE NEWS: Pittsburgh Businessman Ty Ballou Wants To Make A Play To Buy Pirates
Smith is now facing charges of fleeing and eluding, resisting arrest, and disorderly conduct.