Georgetown man accused of hijacking horse at Breeders’ Cup


LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ/WHAS)- One Georgetown man enjoyed the Breeders’ Cup a little too much Saturday, according to police.

Louisville officers say 24-year-old Michael Wells-Rody hijacked a horse.

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It happened around 4 p.m. Saturday.

Wells-Rody was reportedly drunk when he made his way into a private area, got on a horse, and rode it out of the tunnel, and into the track entrance.

When staff members asked him to leave, Wells-Rody reportedly became loud and disorderly.

He was arrested and faces charges for public intoxication and disorderly conduct.