Sunday, January 1, 2023

Update: Alabama man arrested after wild pursuit with police

On the morning of December 31st the Bates County Sheriff's Office along with Missouri State Highway Patrol Troopers, the Adrian Police Department, Cass County Sheriff's Deputies and the Henry County Sheriff's Office were involved in a pursuit with a lifted black dodge pick up truck. The pursuit spanned the area south of Archie and entered Cass County then returned back to Bates County.

The pursuit continued through Bates County and into Henry County around rural Ballard area. The pursuit ended with two separate single car accidents with the patrol vehicles causing injuries to the police officers.

The suspect vehicle continued to flee from the scene. Multiple reports continue to come in about locations of this vehicle currently speeding down multiple gravel roads.

The suspect was apprehended by the Henry County Sheriff’s Office and the Missouri State Highway Patrol. The vehicle was traveling at slower speeds and came to a stop when it apparently ran out of gas.

The driver of the vehicle was identified as 23 year old Kyler C. Greeson of Russellville, Alabama.

We would like to thank all of those citizens who worked with law enforcement to give continued information about the last known location of the suspect vehicle.
 
We would like to thank all of those who have reached out and offered prayers and support to the injured Deputies and Officer.
 
This is a reminder of the dangers that law enforcement officers across this country face everyday in the line of duty. They continue to perform these dangerous duties daily at personal risk of injury or death to continue to fight career criminals and to do their part to make our communities safe. We welcome continued prayers for all our law enforcement in Bates County an across the country.

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Disclaimer: Arrest records are public information. Any indication of an arrest does not mean the individual identified has been convicted of a crime. All persons arrested are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.



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