Escaped prisoner from Clark County arrested on I-64

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High speed chase ends in crash near Exit 35

By Lisa King

Kentucky State Police have arrested an escaped prisoner in Shelby County. after a pursuit on I-64.

Fabian H. Valentine, 37, of Louisville, was arrested by KSP after he escaped from a Correctional Transport Officer at a rest area in Clark County.  Valentine allegedly stole a white 2002 Hyundai Santa Fe from the rest area, fleeing the scene.

Troopers tracked the subject, locating him travelling westbound on I-64 in Franklin County.  A short pursuit through Franklin and Shelby Counties ensued.  Troopers were able to stop the vehicle after Valentine rammed a State Police cruiser.

Valentine was arrested without incident.