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Trey Thomas Yancey arrested after Easton foot chase

Published On: May 15 2013 03:15:47 PM EDT

Nineteen-year-old Trey Thomas Yancey was captured and arrested by Easton police after a chase Tuesday afternoon.

Police were dispatched to the 6th and Northampton streets area about 2:25 p.m. after receiving a report about a domestic disturbance.

Witnesses states that the suspect had a female  on the ground and may have been choking her.


A plainclothes officer located Yancey in the 300 block of Northampton Street and stopped him, but Yancey fled on foot.  He was captured and arrested on N. 4th Street after a brief chase.

Police determined the juvenile female had struck Yancey, who grabbed her and pulled her to the ground. Both parties were charged with disorderly conduct. Yancey also was charged with escape for fleeing officers.