Man who damaged SUV with rock found hiding in backyard, police say
A man who damaged an SUV with a rock was found hiding in a backyard after a foot chase, officials said.
Tamir Ennis was taken into custody Sunday night in the backyard of a home at 1326 Lehigh St., Easton, where police found him lying on the ground, officials said.
Ennis had a pair of silver brass knuckles with skulls engraved on them when he was arrested, officials noted.
Police caught up with Ennis about three-tenths of a mile away from the unit block of South Raspberry Street, where John Communale reported that someone among a group of four men threw a a piece of concrete through the windshield of his parked 2004 Jeep Liberty at about 11:10 p.m., officials said.
Ennis, 18, of 1224 Lehigh St., Easton, was arraigned early Monday morning on charges of carrying a prohibited weapon and prowling and loitering and committed to the Northampton County Prison on $10,000 bail, according to court documents.
A preliminary hearing is set for 10 a.m. Sept. 18.
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