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Trooper Jonathan Biven
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Apprehension of Wanted Subject

Date of News Release: 01/23/2005

(Bowling Green, KY) - At 22:08 hours on 01/22/2005 KSP Bowling Green and Simpson County Sheriff's Department responded to the Super 8 Motel in Franklin reference a wanted person.

Units had received information that Mike H. Rollins; Date of Birth 02/05/1966 was at that location. Subject was enter NCIC from Clarksville Police Department on numerous charges including felony theft of motor vehicle 3 counts, vandalism over $2000 and felony theft of property.

Upon arrival the suspects vehicle was located in the parking lot and it was determined he was in the motel room. Suspect had dead bolted the door and refused to allow troopers to gain entry. Units established a perimeter and attempted to make contact with the suspect. Hostage negotiator arrived on scene and established contact with the suspect. After several hours of negotiations suspect surrendered peacefully.

There were no injuries to suspect or any officers on the scene. Suspect was lodged in the Simpson County Jail.

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