Foot Pursuit Leads to Arrest in Muhlenberg County Sunday
A brief foot pursuit in Muhlenberg Sunday led to an arrest of a man on a series of drug related charges.
Kentucky State Police were in Drakesboro when they observed 36 year old Shaun C Henry allegedly smoking marijuana. As they approached Henry, he fled on foot behind a nearby residence. A brief altercation occurred before Henry was arrested.
The trooper involved was treated by the Drakesboro Volunteer Fire Department for a minor injury.
Henry was arrested and lodged at the Muhlenberg County Detention Center on charges of third degree assault of a police officer, tampering with physical evidence, possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia, fleeing or evading police, resisting arrest, first degree criminal mischief, failure to notify of an address change and public intoxication.