Suspected Wanted After Fleeing Police, Assaulting Officer

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RICHMOND, Ky – Richmond Police are seeking the whereabouts of George Anthony Walker Jr. (27) of Richmond. Mr. Walker is wanted for fleeing and evading police 1st degree, wanton endangerment of a police officer 1st degree, and various other charges.

On July 24, 2022, around 05:45 AM, Mr. Walker was traffic stopped on suspicion of DUI. When the Officer attempted to place Mr. Walker under arrest, he resisted. After a physical altercation, Mr. Walker fled the scene in a teal Toyota Corolla bearing KY Reg. # 059-EHP. Mr. Walker nearly struck the Officer with the vehicle as he fled the scene.