Edmonson Voice Report:
A Brownsville man has been arrested and faces a controlled substance DUI, fleeing, and other charges after a police pursuit in Edmonson County yesterday.
According to Kentucky State Police, on Thursday, October 14th at 6:50PM, Trooper Jarrod Lewis observed a Chevrolet truck traveling at a high rate of speed on KY-259 North in Edmonson County. Trooper Lewis activated his emergency equipment but the vehicle failed to stop, according to KSP. The vehicle fled north on KY-259 where it turned onto KY-2336 (Jock Road) and the operator, identified as 30 year-old Jared Sherrard of Brownsville, stopped near the 2500 block of Jock Rd, KSP said. Sherrard was placed under arrest and lodged in the Hart County Jail.
Sherrard was charged with the following: