Hopkinsville man arrested after foot pursuit in Princeton

A Hopkinsville man was arrested Monday in Princeton following a foot pursuit.

Princeton police made a traffic stop on 47-year old Jeffrey Watkins of Hopkinsville for having expired tags and a computer check showed his driver’s license was suspended.

When officers attempted to make the arrest, Watkins allegedly fled on foot, but was soon arrested.

He was charged with fleeing or evading police, resisting arrest, driving on a DUI suspended license, with having expired tags and driving without insurance.