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Louisville man charged with attempted murder after Bullitt Co. home invasion, crash

Joseph Patrick Kean (Source: Bullitt County Detention Center) Joseph Patrick Kean (Source: Bullitt County Detention Center)
This is the truck Kean is accused of stealing and crashing into a law enforcement vehicle. (Source: Jobina Fortson/WAVE 3 News) This is the truck Kean is accused of stealing and crashing into a law enforcement vehicle. (Source: Jobina Fortson/WAVE 3 News)
These are among the items that were stolen during the home invasion. (Source: Jobina Fortson/WAVE 3 News) These are among the items that were stolen during the home invasion. (Source: Jobina Fortson/WAVE 3 News)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A Louisville man faces a long list of charges, including attempted murder, following a Sunday morning home invasion and police pursuit that ended with a crash on Interstate 65 in Bullitt County.

Joseph Patrick Kean, 46, has been identified as one of three men accused of posing as officers with the Louisville Metro Police Department at a home in the 5100 block of Lower Beech Grove Road before handcuffing a couple in their bathroom and stealing thousands of dollars worth of their property.

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Ed and Maureen Cundiff said they were eating breakfast when the men knocked loudly on their door wearing bulletproof vests and claiming they had an arrest warrant.

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Once inside, the men stole TVs, jewelry, wine, clothing, tools, an ATV, trailer, pickup truck and other items.

Police said Kean took off down I-65 in the stolen truck, and was spotted by police. He crashed into a sheriff's vehicle, which was then hit by a tractor trailer. Kean got out of the truck and tried to get away, but deputies captured him and took him into custody.

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The other two suspects got away in a second vehicle.

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Kean was taken to University of Louisville Hospital for treatment of injuries he suffered in the crash. In addition to attempted murder, he is charged with first-degree robbery, first-degree burglary, first-degree wanton endangerment, fleeing and evading police, theft by unlawful taking, impersonating a peace officer, and receiving stolen property.

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