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LOYALL, Ky. (WYMT)-
A complaint about someone climbing out of an apartment window lands one Eastern Kentucky man behind bars on a laundry list of charges.
Loyall Police Chief Mike Lunsford says when he confronted Robbie Joe Johnson, Johnson gave him a false name and ran.
Lunsford says he chased Johnson through traffic and over a hill where the man jumped into a creek but was later arrested.
Johnson faces charges including fleeing or evading on foot and wanton endangerment.