Teen behind bars after police pursuit in Richmond

RICHMOND, Ky. (WKYT) - Kentucky State Police say a 19-year-old Richmond man is behind bars after a pursuit last night.

James Drake Fitzpatrick is charged with wanton endangerment and reckless driving after one of their detectives saw him run a stop sign.

Witnesses say around 7:30 p.m. Tuesday night, Fitzpatrick drove through several yards in the Lake Reba area, as Richmond Police chased him.

Police lost him on Charlie Norris Road, but Kentucky State Police found him later and arrested him.

Charges from Richmond Police are pending.

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