Man wanted in 3 counties stopped by flood barricade

PADUCAH, Ky. (AP) – A flooded road in McCraken County aided in the arrest of a man wanted in three counties after he got stuck attempting to drive around a barricade.

McCracken deputies told WPSD-TV ( Jacob Bailey gave them a false name and date of birth after he got stuck Thursday morning. But deputies realized his SUV was reported stolen in Nashville, Tennessee.

Deputies say they found illicit drugs, paraphernalia and prescription medications as well as a license plate stolen from a Marshall County residence.

Bailey was arrested on multiple charges including receiving stolen property, possession of a controlled substance and operating on a suspended license.

Bailey also was served with unrelated warrants from Marshall County, Graves County and McCracken County.

Bailey was jailed in the McCracken County Regional Jail.


Information from: WPSD-TV,


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