Suspect Leads Police On Chase

East Freedom man facing multiple charges.
ALTOONA - State Police say 34 year-old Philip Weyandt refused to pull over during a traffic stop around 1:30 Thursday morning. Weyant allegedly led police on a chase starting on Plank Road in Altoona and ended heading southbound in the northbound lane of Route 764 near Leighty Lane.

Police say Weyant was traveling close to 80 miles per hour during the chase, but he was taken into custody after a brief struggle.

He faces multiple felony charges and is also facing theft charges in Cumberland County.

Weyant is in the Blair County Jail.
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