Vehicle Pursuit 01 300BREMEN, Ky. (1/14/20) — A trooper making a reported traffic stop on a speeding driver ended in an arrest in Muhlenberg County.

Kentucky State Police Post 2 said Trooper Justin Cornett saw the driver of a 2004 white Chevy Tahoe speeding southbound along Kentucky 81, just south of the Bremen Community at 5:25 p.m. Monday.

Cornett initiated a traffic stop, but the driver, identified as Steven Matthew Minor, 37 of Beech Creek, fled and turned onto Gishton Road before coming to a stop on Kentucky 2584.

Minor was arrested and charged with speeding 26 mph over limit, reckless driving, first-degree fleeing police, DUI, first-degree wanton endangerment (police officer), resisting arrest, no insurance, improper equipment and failure to use turn signal.

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