Robards Man Arrested Tuesday after Vehicle Theft, Brief Chase
A Robards man is under arrest after allegedly stealing a vehicle this (Tuesday) morning then leading law enforcement on a brief pursuit. Just before 8:00am, KSP’s commercial vehicle enforcement responded to the area of Heavenly Road where they say 21 year old Nelson T Velasquez had allegedly stolen a Jeep from a residence then later crashed it into a tree. He then reportedly entered three separate residences until being arrested. At the time of his arrest, he was alleged to be in possession of drug paraphernalia. Velasquez was tagged with a number of charges and lodged in the Henderson County Detention Center. The case is still under investigation.