Assault arrest made in Pocono Township

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POCONO TOWNSHIP, MONROE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — A man is facing several assault charges after police say he fired a gun after crashing a party over the weekend.

Police say 24-year-old John Thomas fired two shots at a home on Cherry Lane Rd in Pocono Township Friday night. The homeowner told officers it happened after he found Thomas using cocaine in a vehicle on his property and asked him to leave.

Police caught up with Thomas at his residence and were able to recover the gun.

Thomas is locked up on $100,000 cash bail.

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