Suspect apprehended, served with Warrants after Foot Pursuit on U.S. Route 421 in Clay County, Kentucky

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MANCHESTER, KY (March 8, 2022) - Clay County Sheriff Patrick Robinson is reporting that on Saturday, March 5, 2022 at approximately 11:20 AM Clay County Sheriff Deputy Kendric Smith arrested Donnie Byrd, 33 of Woodbine Drive.

Donnie Byrd

The arrest occurred on North Highway 421 when Deputy Smith gave chase after witnessing the subject take off on foot. 

After a brief foot pursuit the subject was apprehended and placed into custody without further incident. 

Donnie Byrd was charged with:

• Serving Bench Warrant for Court
• Serving Bench Warrant for Court
• Fleeing or Evading Police-On Foot 2nd Degree
• Public Intoxication of a Controlled substance (Excludes Alcohol)
• Criminal Trespassing 2nd Degree

This individual was lodged the Clay County Detention Center.

The photo attached is courtesy of the Clay County Detention Center.

Assisting at the scene was Manchester City Police Officer Jeremy Garrison.


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