PULASKI COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT/WYMT) -- Monticello Police tell us Donnie Jason Lair, has been arrested in Pulaski County.
They were searching for him after they say he committed multiple crimes shortly after being released from prison.
Lair faces many theft and robbery charges in Wayne and McCreary counties along with several counties in Tennessee.
Police say in one case Lair choked a robbery victim so badly the victim had to go to the hospital.
Police also say Lair has stolen six cars from used car lots.
They say he was arrested after an overnight pursuit.