Levi Smith

Levi Smith

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A southern Indiana man is behind bars, accused of leading police on chase in a stolen car.

Indiana State Police said around 2 a.m. Thursday, Levi Smith, 30, from Salem, was spotted in a car reported stolen from Washington County.

When the trooper tried to stop the car, they said Smith led police on a chase through two yards, though he got stuck after crashing into a wooded area and a small ditch along Keeling Avenue. 

Smith faces a number of charges including car theft, resisting law enforcement and possession of marijuana. He also had an outstanding warrant out of Washington County for invasion of privacy.

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