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Berks man charged with leading police on chase

By Kevin Fitzsimmons, Web Producer
Published On: Oct 31 2013 04:34:44 PM CDT
Updated On: Oct 31 2013 06:35:37 PM CDT

Man charged with leading police on chase


A man from Bernville is accused of leading police on a chase in Schuylkill County.

Jason Brown, 32, has been charged with a series of drug and traffic violations.

Brown was driving a stolen Jeep Grand Cherokee in Pine Grove Township, and when police tried to pull him over, he took off, state police said.

They said the chase ended when the SUV collided with another vehicle.

According to police, Brown had crystal meth in his pocket.