On 3/4/2020 at approximately 7:15 am Deputies received information of someone that had made statements about harming their family members. At 7:28 am Deputies attempted to conduct a traffic stop with the suspect on Millersburg Rd. just north of Boeshart Rd. The driver refused to stop and lead deputies on a pursuit for approximately 3 ½ miles. Deputies had deployed spike strips in the area of Blanchard Rd. and Howard Danville Rd.
As the vehicle approached, the driver stopped just before the spike strips, and he surrendered without incident. Bryant Staats age 30, from Danville, is currently being held at the Knox County Jail on charges of domestic violence.