Traffic Stop Leads to Arrest of Escaped Knox Co. Inmate
A simple traffic stop in Barbourville Friday ended with police arresting an inmate that had just escaped from the Knox County Detention Center.
Around 745 yesterday morning, police went to stop a car on South Main Street for several traffic violations.
The driver took off, and a chase ensued heading towards Bell County. 22-year old Devin Mills eventually wrecked his Pontiac on a curve and was arrested.
His passenger, 37-year old Bobby Hamilton of Pineville, had just escaped from jail. Both are now behind bars.
Source: MG News
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