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Man arrested after leading police on a high speed chase in Blue Ash

Gregory James Martin (Source:Hamilton County Sheriff) Gregory James Martin (Source:Hamilton County Sheriff)
BLUE ASH, OH (FOX19) -

Blue Ash police took into man custody on Thursday who lead them on a high speed chase then remained on the lamb for nearly 14 hours.

A car belonging to 63-year old Gregory James Martin of Lexington was located at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Blue Ash around 6:30pm. A hotel employee spotted his red Mercury Cougar in the hotel parking lot. This vehicle had been identified earlier that day by local media outlets.

Martin led Springdale and Evendale police on a high speed chase nearly 14 hours earlier on Reed Hartman Highway. The pursuit was terminated for safety reasons.

Officers finally located and arrested Martin on a warrant without incident. He had been a guest of the hotel for about three days.

He was released to the Springdale Police Department.


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