Kentucky State Police Post 14 Ashland arrest Ashland resident after pursuit, tire deflation device used by cops; foot chase involved…
Ashland, Ky. (February 5, 2017) – The Kentucky State Police Post 14 Ashland arrested an Ashland, KY resident after a pursuit Saturday night.
On February 11, 2017 at approximately 909 pm Troopers were conducting an approved safety checkpoint at KY 538 and KY 3294 in Boyd County.
A 2006 Dodge van, driven by Patricia D. Gore, entered the safety checkpoint and came to a stop. Mrs. Gore provided Troopers with identification and then fled from the checkpoint. A pursuit was initiated and continued across several roads and into Greenup County. As the vehicle approached US 23 Worthington Police Department deployed a tire deflation device, causing the vehicle to come to a stop on Port Road in Wurtland.
At this point Mrs. Gore exited the vehicle and fled from the scene on foot. Troopers were able to locate and arrest Mrs. Gore without further incident.
Patricia D. Gore, age 51, of Ashland, KY was arrested and lodged in the Boyd County Detention Center.
She was charged with:
Fugitive from another state
Failure to appear arrest warrants (3 counts)
Fleeing or evading police 1st degree (motor vehicle)
Fleeing or evading police 2nd degree (on foot)
Operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol/drugs 1st offense
Wanton endangerment 1st degree
Possession of drug paraphernalia
Speeding 25 mph over limit
Failure to maintain insurance 1st offense
Driving DUI suspended license 1st aggravated
Disregarding stop sign (6 counts)
Disregarding traffic control device (2 counts)
Failure to or improper signal
Failure to notify Department of Transportation of address change
No operators license
Failure to wear seatbelt
No or expired registration receipt
No or expired registration plate
The following agencies responded and assisted during the pursuit: Boyd County Sheriff’s Department, KY Department of Fish and Wildlife, Greenup County Sheriff’s Department, Russell Police Department, Raceland Police Department, Greenup Police Department, Worthington Police Department.
Master Trooper Michael Murriell
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police Post 14
(606) 928-6421 (Work)