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      Man in court after Jeep collides with school

      Joseph Pennala

      The man charged with crashing his vehicle into Ishpeming's Central School building was arraigned in court on Tuesday morning.

      Twenty-nine-year-old Joseph Pennala was in Marquette County District Court to face three charges including resisting arrest, failure to stop at the scene of an accident, and operating a vehicle while intoxicated.

      According to the police report, on October 12 Pennala crashed into the auditorium part of the school and went through the wall of a classroom. He then fled on foot before being taken into custody.

      Bond for Pennala was set at $15,000 and he is scheduled for pre-trial on November 5 at 11 a.m.

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