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Multiple Felony Arrest in Warren County

Date of News Release: 10/14/2014

(Bowling Green, KY.) - On Tuesday, October 14, 2014, Kentucky State Police Troopers David Hall and Brett Coomes responded to 521 James Elkins Road in Warren County in attempt to locate John Kinder (39) of Bowling Green, KY, who was wanted in Warren County. Upon Troopers arrival, Mr. Kinder fled in his vehicle striking the car operated by Trooper Coomes. Mr. Kinder fled onto Therkel Ferry Road. At the end of the roadway, Mr. Kinder exited his vehicle and fled on foot jumping into the Green River.

Mr. Kinder was apprehended on a sandbar on the Green River and was arrested and charged with the following:

  • Fleeing and Evading 1st Degree (Motor Vehicle)
  • Fleeing and Evading 1st Degree (Foot)
  • Wanton Endangerment 1st Degree (2counts)
  • Reckless Driving
  • Speeding
  • Resisting Arrest
  • Leaving the Scene of an Accident

Mr. Kinder was lodged in Warren County Jail.

The investigation is still ongoing and is being led by Trooper David Hall.