Man wanted for attempted murder has been arrested

Posted at 6:21 AM, Dec 21, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-21 06:21:02-05

BELL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — A man wanted in Bell County for attempted murder has been caught in Tennessee and returned to Kentucky.

Chesley Miracle, 57, was wanted for an incident that occurred back in August.

Police said he was arguing with a woman at a residence when he allegedly fired a gun at her when she began walking away.

He was also charged with two counts of firearm theft for allegedly taking the woman's guns.

He has now been taken to the Bell County Detention Center.