A 20-year-old man from the northwest side is in the Vanderburgh County Jail after police say drove his vehicle into a concrete barrier, left the scene and then attacked police officers when they found him.
Evansville Police say Kevin Noble Eastwood was travelilng east on Franklin Street through the intersection with Kentucky Ave. around 10 p.m. Thursday, when he skidded 160 feet and rammed into a concrete barrier. When officers arrived, Eastwood was nowhere to be found. He was spotted a short time later near the intersection of St. Joe and Asbury. When an officer tried to handcuff him, they say Eastwood took off runninig.
Several other officers and sheriff's deputies joined in the search and they eventually learned he was inside his mobile home on Rockford Drive. When he wife called for him to come out and speak with officers, he ran out the side door.