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Floyd man arrested following chase at Mare Creek

Steven Chad CastleSTANVILLE, Ky. — A Floyd County man faces a long list of charges, after what began as an attempted stop for minor traffic violations resulted in a lengthy chase. A state trooper attempted to pull over Steven Chad Castle, 40, of Printer, Monday afternoon as he turned onto Main Street at Stanville, for speeding and failing to signal. Instead of stopping, the police report alleges he sped away to Mare Creek. That began a chase up Mare Creek, with police saying Castle was driving recklessly and passing other vehicles on the narrow, one-lane road. Police say Castle used a dirt […]

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Officer rams car to end early morning chase

Michael BrakePRESTONSBURG, Ky. — A Prestonsburg Police officer used his car to bring a high-speed chase to an end, as it approached a campground early Monday morning. It all began around 12:30 a.m. Monday, when an officer parked at the intersection of North Lake Drive and University spotted a car drive past him. The driver, identified as Michael Brake, 19, of Hazel Green, revved his engine loudly as he passed, then shut off his lights and fled at a high rate of speed. That began a chase which proceeded to Cliff Road, where the car was clocked going 90 miles an […]

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Pikeville Police safely bring end to standoff

Herbert CourtneyPIKEVILLE, Ky. — Pikeville Police were able to safely defuse a tense situation Monday afternoon, when a man allegedly holed up in his house and threatened to shoot officers. It all began with a report that Herbert Courtney, 51, of Pikeville, had violated an emergency protective order. The person reporting the violation told police Courtney had a rifle and a handgun, and he had threatened to shoot any officers who showed up at his house. Police then went to his home on Granite Drive, but Courtney didn’t respond to attempts to contact him. Tear gas was then used inside the […]

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Traffic stop leads to drug trafficking charges for Pikeville woman

Debra Lynn SmithPIKEVILLE, Ky. — A Pike County woman who was pulled over for improper equipment soon found herself staring at a drug trafficking charge, after the officer spotted something suspicious when she went to retrieve her license and insurance. Pikeville Police pulled over Debra Lynn Smith, 28, of Pikeville, when an officer spotted her driving with a cracked windshield, no side mirror and a burned-out brake light. After the officer asked for her license and insurance, she reached into a backpack, allowing the officer to see a syringe inside. That gave him probable cause to conduct a search, resulting in the […]

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Pike man arrested for multiple cases in Kentucky and Virginia

Lacy WolfordPHELPS, Ky. — A Pike County man wanted on 11 outstanding warrants was taken into custody on Sunday, earning an additional charge in the process. Lacy Wolford, 47, of Phelps, was wanted for charges related the theft of siding and contents of a mobile home amounting to more than $10,000; a fugitive warrant out of Virginia for conspiracy and larceny charges; and a number of other charges, including fleeing police. When four state troopers caught up with him early Sunday morning, the police report alleges he tried to run away. One of the troopers fired a taser at him, but […]

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