80° F

Columbia man arrested after chase with gun

Published On: Sep 08 2013 09:50:58 PM CDT

A Columbia was arrested early Sunday morning for leading officers on a chase and ditching a gun.

Daniel Cohen, 26, could now face charges of unlawful use of a weapon, tampering with evidence and resisting arrest, Police said in a news release he also had an outstanding warrant for a traffic violation.

A witness approached an officer on foot outside Roxy's Bar at 1025 East Broadway at 1:12 a.m. Sunday. That person said Cohen had just left the bar and was carrying his firearm.

When officers approached Cohen, they said he took off running and threw the gun under a car.

Cohen was in the Boone County Jail Sunday on more than $13,000 bond.


The views expressed are not those of this company or its affiliated companies. Please note by clicking on "Post" you acknowledge that you have read the Terms Of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. 
blog comments powered by Disqus