Scott County man’s truck goes airborne during police chase, crashes into Airbnb
By Tom Kenny, wtvq.com
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (WTVQ) – People sleeping in an Airbnb in Scott County had a rude awakening overnight when a truck crashed into the home, ending a police chase.
The Scott County Sheriff’s Office says deputies noticed a suspicious truck parked at Rural King. The deputies say they found Jesse Deskins, of Georgetown, slumped over the wheel.
When a deputy knocked on the truck’s window, Deskins came to, put the truck in gear and sped off, nearly hitting the deputy, according to investigators. Read more here
21-882 Police officers observed a vehicle swerving all over the road and nearly running into other vehicles. Officers attempted a traffic stop, but the swerving vehicle failed to yield. Officers were able to successfully deploy a StarChase GPS Tag onto the back of the vehicle. After tracking the vehicle for a short distance, the driver came to a stop on the side of the road. Officers were able to take the suspect into custody without incident. The driver was arrested for drunk driving and eluding.