Hemet Police jail news journalist while videotaping auto crash involving police car

Photo by Joel OrtizJohn Strangis is a local freelance journalist, photographer, and videographer who has contributed to The Valley Chronicle, Valley News, Riverside County News Source, Press Enterprise, Hemet Eye News, and various local and national TV news stations. ■ Kyle Selby / Reporter Hemet police arrested a local photojournalist and videographer Monday night at the scene of an auto wreck involving a police vehicle, then charged him with resisting arrest and threw him in jail. John Strangis, who covers the news for The Valley Chronicle among several other news outlets, caught the entire episode on video following the three-car collision at the intersection of Kirby Street and Stetson Avenue. Strangis

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