Flight to Avoid Arrest and Driving Under Suspension
DATE & TIME: 12/29/21 at approximately 0645 hours
LOCATION: SW 45th RD and W. HWY 4
OFFENSE: Flight to Avoid Arrest and Driving Under Suspension
CASE #: 2021-5468
On 12-29-2021 at approximately 6:45 am Deputy Chavez of the Gage County Sheriff’s Office located a vehicle the Beatrice Police Department had been attempting to locate a few minutes earlier. Deputy Chavez attempted to conduct a traffic stop on the vehicle, a white Lincoln Town Car, near SW 45th Road and W. HWY 4. The vehicle failed to stop and continued to travel westbound on W. HWY 4. A pursuit was initiated and the vehicle turned south onto SW. 89th Road and W. HWY 4 where it came to rest.
The driver, Kelsie Blythe, 21 years of age of Beatrice, NE, was arrested for Flight to Avoid Arrest and Driving Under Suspension. Blythe stated she did not stop due to not having a valid driver’s license.
Sheriff Millard “Gus” Gustafson #903
Deputy Chavez #9036