Fairfield man facing charges after pursuit


A Fairfield man is facing multiple charges after a short pursuit just after 4 a.m. Monday.

Spencer Ryan Tucker Drish, 29, was arrested after a Fairfield police officer attempted to make a traffic stop of a subject heading southbound on Sixth Street. The subject attempted to elude the officer and a short pursuit ensued. The subject eventually stopped, got out of the vehicle and made a claim that he wasn’t the one operating the vehicle.

Drish was taken into custody at the intersection of Fifth and Broadway.

Drish was charged with eluding law enforcement (a class D felony), possession with the intent to deliver more than 5 grams of methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia and a drug tax stamp violation.

Drish isbeing held in the Jefferson County Jail on a $28,000 cash or property bond.