Dawson Man Charged With Fleeing, Trafficking Drugs

A Dawson Springs motorcyclist is facing multiple charges, including fleeing from police and trafficking drugs after he was arrested in Madisonville Monday night.

Madisonville Police report 30-year old Dustin Suttle was operating a motorcycle on a sidewalk westbound on Anton Road around 9:40pm when officers tried to make a traffic stop. Suttle fled on the bike and lost control in a yard near Meadowlark Lane, and then fled on foot through residential backyards. Police say he was arrested after a brief struggle, and found in possession of a sizable amount of meth and prescription medication.

Suttle was booked into the Hopkins County Jail charged with 1st Degree Trafficking in Controlled Substance (Methamphetamine), 3rd Degree Trafficking in Controlled Substance, 1st Degree Fleeing or Evading Police in a Vehicle and on Foot, Resisting arrest and some traffic related offenses.

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