Man arrested driving a stolen tractor


News release

Evan P. Goodlett

A male reported to be driving a stolen Ford tractor without a left wheel that was leaving gauge marks on the U.S. 127 bypass was stopped by Danville Police officers on Harrodsburg Road on Friday.

Officers Adam Wilson and Chasity Shirley found that the driver was Evan Paul Goodlette, 29, and he was also towing a stolen pressure washer.

Goodlett was charged with: first-degree driving under the influence of intoxicants; receiving stolen property valued less than $10,000; first-degree controlled substance prescription not in original container; first-degree possession of a controlled substance; first-degree promoting contraband and first-degree criminal mischief.

Goodlett was also served a warrant from Washington County on charges of receiving stolen property (felony and misdemeanor); and theft by unlawful taking of a firearm.

As of Sunday, Goodlett was being held at the Boyle County Detention Center on $5,000 and $10,000 cash bonds.