UPDATE (1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 8): Additional details have been released regarding the arrest of a Huntington man involved in a multi-state pursuit Tuesday.
According to the criminal complaint, police pursued Tairon Jordan Bradley, 24, of Huntington, on I-64 until Bradley’s vehicle crashed into another vehicle around mile marker 6.
Following an on-foot pursuit, Bradley was arrested. The driver of the vehicle that Bradley struck was transported to Cabell Huntington Hospital.
Investigators found a revolver and a box containing 1.53 grams of meth in Bradley’s vehicle. A baggie containing 2.07 grams of marijuana was found along the flight path of the on-foot pursuit.
The complaint also said that Bradley was convicted of first degree robbery and conspiracy on January 17, 2019, prohibiting him from possessing a firearm.
UPDATE (7:20 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 7): The Huntington Police Department has released the name of the man arrested in Huntington on Tuesday after a multi-state pursuit.
According to the HPD, Tairon Bradley, 24, of Huntington, was arrested and charged with being a person prohibited from possessing firearms, leaving the scene of a crash involving injuries, and two counts of possessing a controlled substance. They say he is likely to face charges in Wayne County from the Kenova Police Department’s investigation.
HUNTINGTON, WV (WOWK) — A man was arrested in Huntington Tuesday afternoon after a pursuit that started in Kentucky ended in West Virginia, dispatchers say.
Cabell County dispatchers say the call came in just before 2 p.m.
They say the man crashed his vehicle near the US-52 exit in the eastbound lanes of I-64.
Dispatchers say the man fled on foot towards the Harvey area around 2:20 p.m. Huntington police arrested the man around 10 minutes later.
There is no word on why the pursuit started or what the suspect’s name is.
This is a developing story. We will continue to update you as more information becomes available.