DJ Johnny Kage Arrested for Good Cause
POSTED: Monday, December 6, 2010 - 9:09am
UPDATED: Wednesday, March 2, 2011 - 11:17am
NewsChannel 9 was there as El Paso County Sheriff’s Officials arrested 104.3 HIT FM DJ Johnny Kage. The arrest took place live on the air with Kage being escorted out by deputies.
Although listeners didn't know, the arrest was all for a good cause. Kage is accused of Failure to Produce 500 toys.
It's up to the community to get him out of jail by making donations.
After being taken into custody, DJ Johnny Kage was transported to the Jail Annex where he was booked & had his mug shot taken.
Kage will remain locked up at a new jail location located inside Bassett Place in the Food Court until his bond of 500 new toys is reached.
The Deadline is Wednesday, December 8, 2010 5PM.
We'll have video of the arrest tonight on NewsChannel 9 at 5,6 & 10.
Here's more information on how you can help get Kage get out of jail by making a donation.
Visitation: You can visit Johnny / Drop off toys at Bassett Place as listed below:
Monday December 6, 2010 from 5pm-10pm
Tuesday December 7, 2010 8am – 10pm
Wednesday December 8, 2010 from 8am – 5pm
If you are unable to drop off the toys at Bassett Center you may drop them off in the Human Resources Office located at Sheriff’s Headquarters or at the 104.3 Hit FM Studios.
If you don’t have time to pick up a gift you can also make a cash donation at either location.
The goal for this year’s Santa with a Badge program is to help out over 500 families. The families that will be helped have been identified by the school districts in the County of El Paso.