Officer Jared Newberry
Public Affairs Officer
CVE Regional Office
Kentucky State Police
3545 Roger E. Schupp Street
Louisville, KY 40205
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KSP Makes An Arrest After Pursuit
Date of News Release: 03/08/2013
Bowling Green, KY (March 8, 2013) -- On Wednesday KSP Commercial Vehicle Enforcement officers attempted to stop a vehicle on Parker Lane that was involved in illegal drug activities. After the officer initiated his emergency equipment, the suspect driving a Toyota Corolla accelerated and refused to stop for the officers. After a short distance the suspect exited the roadway and entered a field on KY1297 in an attempt to flee the officers. Due to condition of the field, the subject was able to elude the officers. Within minutes the suspect's vehicle was located abandoned on Carl Jordan Road.
On Thursday officers received a tip that the suspect was at a residence on Oliver St. After obtaining a search warrant for the residence officers were able to locate the suspect, Kevin Allen 39 of Bowling Green. Mr. Allen was arrested without incident and faces numerous charges including fleeing and evading police, wanton endangerment, manufacturing meth, and possession of a handgun by a convicted felon.