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Owensboro Man Arrested Following Police Chase In Daviess County

Police chase took place Sunday afternoon along U.S. 60 Bypass.

Posted: Dec 28, 2020 8:18 AM

An Owensboro man remains behind bars following a pursuit with Kentucky State Police Sunday afternoon.

KSP says that 27-year-old Garret Stone faces multiple charges, including Wanton Endagement of Police Officers, Fleeing and Evading, Driving Under the Influence, after a pursuit that started on the U.S. 60 Bypass.

Around 5pm, KSP observed Stone's car speeding along the bypass.  After trying to pull over the car, a 40-mintue chase took place throughout Daviess County. 

During the pursuit on Millers Mill Road near Spring Hill Drive, troopers were able to disable the fleeing vehicle.  After the car stalled, troopers surrounded the vehicle but, Stone continued to make threats towards KSP.  One trooper was able to use the taser and arrested Stone. 

He was booked in Daviess County Jail.

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