Wanted Man Located After Running From Officers in Ohio County, Sheriff Says

Authorities in Ohio County, Kentucky, say they've located a wanted man who ran from officers after being pulled over Wednesday.

Posted: Aug 11, 2021 1:30 PM
Updated: Aug 12, 2021 12:54 PM

The Ohio County Sheriff's Office says it's located a wanted man who ran from officers on Wednesday morning.

According to the sheriff's office, officers pulled over 51-year-old Wayne Moxley on Wednesday morning as he was driving on Old Askins Road in Hartford, Kentucky.

Wayne Moxley - Ohio County Sheriff's Office

That's when Moxley ran from his vehicle in an effort to escape, according to the sheriff's office.

OCSO said that Moxley was wanted for Sexual Abuse, Intimidating a Participant in a Legal Process, and Persistent Felony Offender.

After authorities searched the area for some time, they said Moxley had been located.

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