Press Release On Geneva Police ChaseMarty Bowden
Posted by: Marty Bowden
Date: Jul 16 2012 1:48 PM
On July 5, 2012, a Geneva Police Officer initiated his lights to initiate a traffic stop for speeding. The driver of the vehicle failed to stop and started a High Speed Chase. The chase started in Geneva and ended in Samson. The driver of the vehicle flew across the road from Armstrong Road to a dirt road near Brooks Peanut Company. The chase then continued behind a warehouse at Brooks Peanut Company. The vehicle then became stuck in a muddy field. A Geneva Dodge Charger Patrol Car was damaged during the incident. After the chase a Geneva County Deputy followed the route the suspect took to Samson and discovered drug paraphernalia. The driver of the vehicle, Edward Daniel Kynard, 37, of Geneva, AL, was charged with Assault 1st Degree, Reckless Endangerment, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and Possession of a Controlled Susbtance.
Note: The Geneva County Deputy that found the drug paraphernalia was Deputy Cole Mock. Deputy Cole Mock was the deputy involved in the critical accident the next morning. Deputy Mock was at the Geneva Police Department before the wreck turning over the paraphernalia evidence to the Geneva Police Officers. From posts on Facebook, Deputy Cole Mock is doing much better and will be moved to Atlanta for Rehab.