Madisonville Police Man Wanted from Last Week's Chase



          MADISONVILLE POLICE REPORT THE ARREST OF A MAN THAT LED THEM ON A HIGH SPEED CHASE LAST WEEK. 

          26 YEAR OLD ZACHARY WEST OF FRANKLIN KENTUCKY WAS ARRESTED YESTERDAY. 

          LAST TUESDAY, WEST ALLEGEDLY REFUSED TO STOP FOR A CITY POLICE OFFICER WHO WAS ATTEMPTING TO PULL HIM OVER FOR SPEEDING.  THIS LED TO A CHASE THROUGH TOWN ENDING NEAR PRINCETON ROAD.  WEST WAS LOCATED YESTERDAY AFTER AN ANONYMOUS TIP AND TAKEN INTO CUSTODY.

          IN ADDITION TO RECKLESS DRIVING, WANTON ENDANGERMENT AND FLEEING CHARGES, WEST IS WANTED IN SIMPSON COUNTY FOR CONTEMPT OF COURT AND IN WARREN COUNTY FOR A PROBATION VIOLATION. 
 
          WEST WAS ARRESTED AT THE HOME OF DOUGLAS COLB OF MADISONVILLE, WHO HAS ALSO BEEN CHARGED WITH HINDERING PROSECUTION.


(photo of Zachary West courtesy of Hopkins County Jail)

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