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Man who led police on high speed chase before abandoning family is arrested

A Berks County man who allegedly led police on a high speed chase through three counties and rammed a police vehicle before abandoning his car with his family inside has been arrested.

John Soto, 24, of Douglassville, was charged with aggravated assault, fleeing or eluding an officer, endangering welfare of children, driving with a suspended or revoked license and other related crimes. He was remanded to Berks County jail after failing to post bail, PennLive reports.

He was arrested at a Union Township home on Wednesday night, police said.