Man on the run from police for over a month arrested overnight
A man wanted on multiple warrants was arrested overnight in Trigg County.
The Calloway County Sheriff’s Office says Sunday night deputies got a call of a possible burglary in progress at 30 Lane Street in Dexter, Kentucky.
As a deputy arrived the suspect, 48-year-old Joe Noel of Hopkinsville, left in a car.
A chase began which lead deputies into Marshall County, across the Eggners Ferry Bridge, and into Trigg County.
The chase ended when Noel crossed into the westbound lanes of Highway 68/80 towards oncoming traffic.
A deputy was able to maneuver his cruiser to stop Noel’s car in the median. No one was injured in the chase.
He was wanted on multiple warrants, including possession of a firearm by a felon.
He now faces new charges of:
Burglary 2nd Degree.
Receiving Stolen Property Under $10,000.
Wanton Endangerment 1st Degree (4 counts).
Fleeing or Evading Police 1st Degree.
Possession of a Controlled Substance 1st Degree (Methamphetamine).
Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Disregarding a Stop Sign (4 counts).
Noel was taken to the Christian County Jail. An investigation is ongoing.