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Adair County Man Arrested for Fleeing and Evading Police

Date of News Release: 10/29/2014

(Columbia, KY.) - 27-year-old Michael S. Nichols, of Adair County, has been arrested and charged with Failure to Wear Seatbelt, No Operators-Moped License, Reckless Driving and Fleeing or Evading Police 2nd Degree. Nichols was arrested after he hid in the woods following a brief vehicle and foot pursuit. He was lodged in the Adair County Jail. Tpr. Levi Scott observed Nichols operating his 2001 Pontiac on KY 80 without his seatbelt and initiated a traffic stop when Nichols fled. Tpr. Scott is investigating and was assisted at the scene by additional Post 15 KSP personnel.