BURKESVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) – A Tompkinsville man has been arrested after police say he led them on a chase through Cumberland County.
Police say 29-year-old Darren Alan Weigleb was weaving in and out of traffic on KY 90 and when the officer initiated a stop, Weigleb fled south on KY 61 and into Tennessee.
They say the officer stopped the pursuit when he crossed state lines but was later notified by Tennessee authorities the vehicle was found abandoned just inside the Tennessee state line.
According to authorities, Weigleb had begun walking and came back into Kentucky where we was located and arrested on July 18.
Weigleb is facing a series of charges including speeding, failure to produce insurance card, fleeing and evading police, reckless driving, no operator’s license and driving under the influence.