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UPDATE @ 2:45 p.m. (Dec. 7):

A man who was arrested and recorded himself on Facebook during a pursuit with police has been indicted.

King Turner, 19, was indicted on charges of failure to comply, weapons under disability, improper handling of a firearm in a vehicle and receiving stolen property Thursday by a grand jury, according to court records.

Turner remains in custody and is scheduled for arraignment Dec. 12.

INITIAL REPORT:

A man arrested after a Dayton police pursuit and crash, recorded himself on Facebook, pointing a gun as he was being pursued by Dayton police. 

A citizen who claims to have seen the Facebook Live of the chase before the post was taken down sent the Facebook video to our newsroom Tuesday morning.  

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In the video, King Turner, 19, of Trotwood can be seen pointing a gun while driving fast and making quick turns, crossing a bridge before finally crashing and bailing out of the car. 

At the end of the video, you see a police officer pick up the cell phone as it continues to record.

Turner was arrested after the pursuit and crash on Tennyson Avenue on Nov. 10, according to a Dayton police report.

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Turner was found hiding in a home on Shaftesbury Road a few minutes later.

He was being held in the Montgomery County jail Tuesday afternoon, facing charges of improper handling of a firearm, receiving stolen property, failure to comply with the order of a police officer and a parole violation. 


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