Henderson man arrested, accused of nearly hitting officer with car

Henderson man arrested, accused of nearly hitting officer with car
(Source: KFVS)

HENDERSON, Ky. (WFIE) - A Henderson man is accused of nearly hitting an officer with his car when he drove away from them.

Police say Carl Jacob was trying to steal electricity from a location on Pond Street last Wednesday.

Officers say when they tried to catch him, he took off and nearly hit an officer with his opened car door.

He got away then but was arrested on Sunday.

Jacob is facing several charges, including wanton endangerment.

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