CASEYVILLE, Ill. (KSDK) – A Granite City man has been formally charged for an incident where he allegedly trying to enter a home where he was not welcome, led officers on a foot pursuit, hid under a car and providing a false name upon his arrest.
The incident happened on midday Sunday in the first block of Lexington Drive. During the pursuit, an officer fell and hurt his hand.
Jorge Pascual is charged with obstructing a police officer and obstructing identification.
He is currently being held at the St. Clair County Jail on a $10,000 bond.