A Frankfort man was arrested in Hardin County early Tuesday morning after a multi-county high-speed pursuit.
Kentucky State Police was notified just after 4 a.m. by the Horse Cave Police Department that they were in pursuit of a Toyota Camry that was believed to be involved in thefts at a motel in the Horse Cave area. Horse Cave Police Department stated after attempting to conduct a traffic stop, the vehicle fled resulting in a pursuit and they were northbound on I-65 approaching the Kentucky State Police Post 4 area.
After entering the Post 4 district, the pursuit reached speeds in excess of 115 mph. As the pursuit reached Elizabethtown, it exited I-65 and entered onto the Bluegrass Parkway.
Troopers successfully deployed tire deflation devices and were able to stop the vehicle in the eastbound lanes at the 8-mile marker. The operator, 21 year-old Sabian A. Moxley of Frankfort, was arrested and charged with Fleeing or Evading Police, 1st Degree (Motor Vehicle), Resisting Arrest, Failure of Non-owner Operator to Maintain Insurance, Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Receiving Stolen Property $10,000 or more and Reckless Driving. He also has four active arrest warrants out of Franklin County.
Moxley was lodged in the Hardin County Detention Center.
The investigation continues by the Kentucky State Police.