Illinois Man Arrested After Police Chase

An Illinois man is facing numerous charges after a police chase in McCracken County, Kentucky early Monday morning, July 13. At approximately 3:50 a.m. Paducah 911 dispatchers received a call from a woman who said she was being held against her will and she was being physically assaulted. The woman was able to give dispatchers a description of the suspect car before the call was disconnected. Police were able to track down the vehicle on Lone Oak Road. When they attempted to pull over the car, the driver refused to stop and sped away. Deputies chased after the vehicle and were able to stop it in the area of Blandville Road and Childress Road. The woman who called for help was found unharmed, in addition to two other passengers. The driver was identified as 33 year old Reginald Taylor of Peoria Illinois. He was arrested and booked into the McCracken County Regional Jail on the following charges: fleeing or evading police, 1st degree (motor vehicle), receiving stolen property $10,000 or more, unlawful imprisonment 2nd degree (two counts), among other charges. During the investigation deputies learned the car had been reported stolen in Atlanta, Georgia.

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