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Christian County Man Arrested Following Pursuit

Date of News Release: 02/23/2016

(Columbia, KY.) - A Christian County man was arrested Monday, February 22, 2016 at approximately 7:55 PM CST following a pursuit on the Louie B. Nunn Parkway. Tpr. Levi Scott observed a motorcycle traveling at 117 MPH and initiated his emergency equipment and attempted to make a traffic stop. The operator fled and continued west bound for approximately 15 miles before stopping at the 34 mile marker in Metcalfe County.

20-year-old Trent Pursiful, of Fort Campbell KY, was charged with Speeding, Fleeing or Evading Police 1st degree, Reckless Driving and Wanton Endangerment 1st Degree. He was lodged in the Adair County Jail.