Police chase ends on local rooftop

Posted by Trina Edwards - email

WALNUT HILLS, OH (FOX19) - An overnight police chase ended on a local rooftop.

Police were chasing Verland Jones, 23, who was wanted for traffic violations when he crash his car and took off running. Jones then hopped a fence and ended up on the roof of the Talbert House at Reading and Liberty.

Fire crews had to be called in to get him down. He was taken to the hospital for minor injuries.

He faces charges of obstructing official business, failure to comply and numerous traffic violations.

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