Man shot by police after chase set for court appearance

KENNEWICK, Wash. -- The man shot by Kennewick police is now scheduled to appear in court in a few weeks.

Dennis Skellenger is accused of leading police on a chase in June.

Cops say they shot Skellenger after the pointed a gun at them following a chase through town.

The 26-year old has had a long recovery after taking a bullet to the chest. He is charged with eluding police and assault on an officer.