On Tuesday, Feb. 5 at approximately 5:21 a.m., deputy Kyle Harvey of the Logan County Sheriff’s Department attempted to conduct a traffic stop on a silver 2008 Pontiac G6 driven by 29-year-old Lee T. Moore of Clarksville, Tenn., for a traffic violation.
The vehicle failed to stop and continued at high rates of speed throughout Logan, Todd and Muhlenberg counties before wrecking in Muhlenberg County.
The driver and passenger 18-year-old Tiffany M. Stokes of Elkton, were both apprehended and lodged in the Logan County Detention Center.
Moore was charged with disregarding a stop sign, reckless driving, wanton endangerment 1st degree, two counts of wanton endangerment of a police officer first degree, failure to produce insurance card, fleeing or evading police first degree (motor vehicle), fleeing or evading police on foot first degree, operating a motor vehicle under the influence of drugs 1st offense and criminal mischief first degree. Moore has addition charges pending in Logan County as well as Todd and Muhlenberg counties.
Stokes was charged with fleeing or evading police on foot, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and obstructing governmental operations.
Deputy Harvey was assisted by deputy Robert Toombs, sheriff Wallace Whittaker, the Kentucky State Police, the Muhlenberg County Sheriff’s Department, the Greenville Police Department and the Todd County Sheriff’s Department.