Charges Follow Police Chase Of Boro Man

POTTSTOWN PA – A borough resident faces a January preliminary hearing following his arrest Friday (Nov. 21, 2014) by Pottstown police on drug charges, The Mercury newspaper reported.

Alante Jones, 21, was taken into custody following a foot chase by police officers, the newspaper reported. They had been dispatched to the area to investigate a report of shots being fired. Police found the drugs they alleged were possessed by Jones after retracing his route, according to The Mercury.

Read the newspaper’s story, titled “Shots fired call leads to drug arrest in Pottstown,” here.