Local state trooper arrested at Browns-Steelers game

YOUNGSTOWN — A trooper with the Ohio State Highway Patrol may face criminal charges after he was arrested in Cleveland while attending the Browns-Steelers football game over the weekend.

Cleveland police confirmed that Trooper Jason R. Fantone, 34, was arrested Sunday on a misdemeanor vandalism charge. A representative of Cleveland Municipal Court today said Fantone did not have charges filed in the official court computers as of today and had not made an initial court appearance.

Fantone joined the patrol in May 2004. He lives in Austintown with his wife and their daughter. He is stationed with the patrol’s Canfield Post.

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