Multi-county pursuit ends in arrest of Frankfort man

Multi-county pursuit ends in arrest of Frankfort man
Sabian Moxley was arrested and charged with fleeing or evading police, resisting arrest and several other charges. (Source: KSP)

ELIZABETHTOWN, KY (WAVE) - A Frankfort man was arrested Tuesday morning after leading police on a multi-county chase.

Kentucky State Police say they were notified by Horse Cave Police just after 4 a.m. in regards to a Toyota Camry that was believed to be involved in thefts at a motel in the Horse Cave area.

After trying to stop the car on I-65, police say the vehicle, being driven by Sabian A. Moxley, 21, of Frankfort, fled, resulting in a high speed chase with speeds reaching over 115 MPH.

As the pursuit reached Elizabethtown, Moxley got off I-65 and onto the Bluegrass Parkway, where troopers were able to deploy tire deflation devices and stop vehicle at the 8-mile marker.

Moxley was arrested and charged with:

  • Fleeing or Evading Police, 1st Degree (Motor Vehicle)
  • Resisting Arrest
  • Failure of Non-owner Operator to Maintain Insurance
  • Possession of Marijuana
  • Drug Paraphernalia
  • Receiving Stolen Property $10,000 or more
  • Reckless Driving

Moxley is currently lodged in the Hardin County Detention Center.

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