Kentucky State Police are searching for two suspects after a high-speed chase on Saturday night in Elizabethtown. According to State Trooper Scotty Sharp, the St. Matthews Police Department reported several stolen vehicles. On Saturday around 6:06 p.m., KSP Post 4 was notified of several vehicles last known traveling southbound on I-65.
KSP located the first vehicle, a white Chevrolet Corvette, on i-65 near the Bullitt County line.Troopers observed another vehicle, a burgundy Chevrolet Corvette, traveling southbound near the 113 mile marker traveling in excess of 123 mph. Troopers attempted to pursue the vehicle, but lost visual before it exited at the 94 mile-marker. The car was later located at the Five Star on North Mulberry. Two other vehicles were located on North Mulberry near the Speedway. The driver of a BMW stopped and the driver fled the scene. The other vehicle, a Jeep Trailhawk, fled at a high rate of speed onto Ring Road. The Trailhawk was later found submerged in Freeman Lake near the Ring Road access. According to reports, the driver exited the vehicle and fled on foot.
KSP is still looking for two black males connected to the stolen vehicles. The operator of the BMW was identified as a black male last seen wearing white shorts, white crocs, and a white shirt in the area of Speedway and Motel 6 on North Mulberry. Another black male was last seen near Freeman Lake and was described as wearing red and black shorts with braided hair. If anyone has information about the individuals, they are asked to contact KSP Post 4 or St. Matthews Police Department.