Paducah, KY. (September 18, 2021) – Troopers have arrested a Paducah man after a pursuit on Interstate 24 in Marshall and McCracken County. Just after 5 PM on Saturday afternoon, at trooper observed a black sport style motorcycle traveling 120 mph on I-24 in Marshall County. The trooper attempted to conduct a traffic stop on the motorcycle but the operator accelerated and continued westbound on the interstate. A pursuit was initiated and continued into McCracken County where the motorcycle took exit 16 and continued on US 68, US 62, and Husbands Road. The motorcycle attempted to turn into an apartment complex near Husbands Road but ran into a wooden fence were he became entangled. Troopers were able to dislodge the operator who was identified as 44-year-old Jackie Reynolds of Paducah.
Reynolds was charged with multiple counts of Wanton Endangerment and Fleeing and Evading Police along with over a dozen other traffic offenses. He was lodged in the McCracken County Jail. Troopers were assisted by the McCracken County Sheriff’s Office.
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