Geneva Police: Officer hurt after Geneva man leads police on a chase and search

Posted at: 06/13/2013 2:10 PM

A Geneva man is under arrest after police say he led them on a chase and search that led to an officer being hurt Wednesday night.

Police say Jahlil Hernandez, 19, drove away from an officer who was trying to pull him over.

Investigators say Hernandez then crashed into a house on Munson Avenue, got out of the car and ran.

After about an hour the officers say they were able to track him down.

Police say that during the chase and search a Geneva officer sustained a hand injury.

Hernandez is facing driving while intoxicated, aggravated driving while intoxicated, unlawfully fleeing a police officer and reckless driving charges. He is currently waiting arraignment.