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Man Locked Up After Police Chase

Posted on: 6:44 pm, June 1, 2013, by , updated on: 07:03pm, June 1, 2013

MONROE COUNTY — A man is locked up in Monroe County after leading state police on a chase.

Troopers tried to arrest Kenneth Dodek, 51, of Bushkill Friday afternoon after spotting his vehicle at a Turkey Hill on Route 209.

Dodek is wanted in connection with a theft from a construction site.

When officers tried to pull Dodek over, he took off, leading them on a chase to Saw Creek Estates.

Once there, Dodek took off on foot.

Troopers used a taser to subdue him.

Dodek is also wanted in Virginia.  Dodek is charged with fleeing, resisting arrest and other counts in Monroe County.

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