Surveillance Footage Helps in Arrest

Henderson, Ky 3/7/21- Henderson officers responded to Deaconess Hospital Sunday in reference to a possible fight. When police initially arrived on scene they spoke with the original caller Steven Ashby, 57 of Henderson.

Ashby told police that the other involved party “struck him multiple times with his fists” and then damaged his vehicle. Police located the other person involved in the alleged fight. While speaking to this party, he advised Ashby attempted to run him over with his pickup truck. Investigating officers spoke with a witness who also confirmed the story and police were able to view surveillance footage of the incident. While viewing the video, officers were able to see Ashby’s pickup truck driving towards the other party.

Steven Ashby was arrested and lodged at the Henderson County Detention Center and charged with wanton endangerment 1st Degree.