Suspect in custody after Daviess Co., KY chase

DAVIESS CO., KY (WFIE) - A suspect is in custody after a chase in Daviess County.

The sheriff's office says the chase began with a call about a stolen truck in Owensboro at Fraternal Order of Eagles.

They say the victim tried to stop the suspect, but the suspect, 40-year-old Theotis Avery, hit him with the truck.

The victim was knocked to the ground.

Deputies say they eventually spotted the suspect, and ended the chase at Hwy 60 W. and 279 N. in Stanley.

A K-9 was able to help bring Avery into custody.

He's  facing several charges.

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