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Fleeing or Evading Police Investigation and Arrest

Date of News Release: 07/14/2008

(Madisonville, KY) - Mr. Joshua A. Evitts was observed operating his ATV on Kentucky 601. Trooper Knight activated emergency equipment and Mr. Evitts continued traveling South on KY 601 until turning into a residence. Mr. Evitts continued through a yard and parked his ATV behind a building and attempted to hide. Joshua A. Evitts was charged with Operating ATV on Roadway, Operating ATV Without Headgear, Fleeing Or Evading Police, 1st Degree (Motor Vehicle) and was lodged into the Muhlenberg County Detention Center.

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