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Tennessean arrested in Albany, KY following multi-state pursuit

Two-state chase, which started in Tennessee ended with wreck of 2015 Toyota SUV in the city limits of Albany, KY, near the the Fairgrounds, and a foot chase. Eleven troopers and one canine unit from Columbia KSP Post 15, officers from Tennessee Highway Patrol, Albany, KY Police, and Clinton Co. SO assisted in apprehension of suspect
Note: Charges/allegations are not a finding of guilt. An individual charged by law enforcement is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty at some later criminal proceeding.

By TFC William Gregory, Public Affairs Officer
KSP Post 15, Columbia, KY

ALBANY, CLINTON CO. KY (Thu 24 Aug 2017) - 26-year-old Andrew Maxfield, of Allons, TN was arrested on Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at 4pmCT, on KY 738, 2 miles west of Albany.

Maxfield was arrested following a pursuit that was initiated in Tennessee by the Tennessee Highway Patrol. The pursuit crossed into Kentucky in Clinton County and came to an end when Maxfield wrecked his 2015 Toyota SUV into the cruiser of the Pickett County Sheriff's car in the city limits of Albany near the fairgrounds.

Maxfield then fled on foot and was later apprehended and charged with:
Speeding 26 MPH or greater, Driving DUI Suspended License-1st Offense, Failure of non-owner Operator to Maintain Required Insurance, Reckless Driving, Fleeing or Evading Police 1st Degree, Assault 3rd Degree (Police Officer) and Wanton Endangerment1st Degree.
Maxfield was lodged in the Clinton County Jail in Albany.

Eleven Troopers from KSP Post 15, including 1 Canine unit and officers from the Tennessee Highway Patrol, Albany Police Department and Clinton County Sheriff's Department assisted with the apprehension. A passenger in the Maxfield vehicle was not charged.

Kentucky State Police Post 15, 1118 Jamestown Street, Columbia, KY 42728, Phone 270-384-4796, serves Adair, Casey, Clinton, Cumberland, Green, Marion, Metcalfe, Monroe, Russell, Taylor and Washington Counties.

This story was posted on 2017-08-24 11:25:09
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