Allentown man charged with fleeing, eluding police in Monroe County

TOBYHANNA TWP., Pa. – Authorities say a person fled police after which crashed his automotive in Monroe County.

Emanuel Calderon, 21, faces a number of expenses, together with fleeing and eluding police, driving beneath the affect, and reckless driving.

A Monroe County Sheriff’s Deputy was driving south on Route 423 in Tobyhanna Township Wednesday when the deputy noticed a automotive touring at a excessive price of pace and driving recklessly, in response to a information launch from the Pocono Mountain Regional Police Division. 

Police say the deputy tried to cease the automotive, which fled at a excessive price of pace.

Police had been then notified that the automotive had crashed on Route 940, Pocono Lake, township police mentioned. The motive force, later recognized as Calderon, received out of the automotive and bumped into the woods, in response to the information launch.

Calderon was later discovered strolling on Route 940, coated in mud and ticks, in response to township police. Police say Calderon was additionally suspected of being drug impaired.

Calderon was taken into custody and positioned within the Monroe County Correctional Facility. A search warrant was served Thursday on the automotive, the place proof was uncovered of narcotics distribution, township police mentioned.

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