Man arrested for crash in Greece involving patrol car

Posted at: 01/23/2013 7:59 PM

Greece Police have arrested the man involved in a serious car crash with a police car Tuesday afternoon.

According to Greece Police, Perry Lee Runion, 50, was the driver of the stolen Sedan which struck a police car, pushing it out of his way.

Police say Runion hit the patrol car, ran a stop sign and forced a flat bed tow truck to crash into a parked car and a house. They say this all happened Tuesday afternoon at the intersection of New Prince Drive and Fetzner Road.

Runion is charged with criminal possession of stolen property, reckless endangerment, reckless driving, criminal mischief and aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle.

According to police, due to Runion's criminal history, the arraigning judge was unable to set bail.

Runion is due back in Greece Town Court January 25th.