Dubuque Chase

On March 15, 2021 at approximately 12:48 AM Dubuque County Sheriff’s Deputies attempted to stop a vehicle for speeding on Hwy 61 by Digital Drive. The vehicle failed to stop for deputies and a pursuit ensued into the City of Dubuque. Dubuque Police attempted to place stop sticks at the area of Hwy 61 and Jones St. but the offending vehicle came to a stop prior to striking the sticks and attempted to back up to go around them. In doing so the offending vehicle struck a pursuing Dubuque County Sheriff’s Deputy patrol vehicle at low speeds prior to coming to a stop causing approximately $6,000 in total damage. Kaylan Simmons (19) of Blue Grass, IA was arrested on charges of Eluding, Reckless Driving, Speed, Driving Under Suspension, Expired Registration, No Insurance, and Improper of Use of Lanes.


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P.O. BOX 990



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