Muhlenberg Co. Man Arrested After Pursuit

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After a pursuit on Monday, Kentucky State Police have charged a Muhlenberg County man with numerous offenses.

KSP say after 5 p.m. Monday, a trooper conducted a traffic stop on Beech Creek Browder Rd.

But while trying to make contact with the driver, Edward Young, KSP tell us the vehicle fled from the scene.

KSP say a pursuit then ensued onto Merle Travis Highway and onto Dockins Rd.

The vehicle eventually left the road and continued fleeing off road until it stalled in the snow, according to KSP.

Edward Young then allegedly fled on foot before being apprehended without incident after a search of the area was conducted.

Young was lodged in the Muhlenberg County Detention Center and faces multiple charges including reckless driving and fleeing police.

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