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2 behind bars for receiving stolen property in Calloway Co.

CALLOWAY COUNTY, KY (KFVS) -

The Calloway County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a traffic stop leads to the arrest of the driver and passenger.

The sheriff's office reports a man and women were pulled over on Highway 641 on Dec. 20 because the car they were traveling in was stolen out of Central City, Ky.

When the car stopped, the passenger, 29-year-old Christopher Ewing, tired to run away but was later arrested.

Ewing is facing charges for fleeing or evading police in the second degree, and receiving stolen property over $10,000.

The driver, 42-year-old Shelby Walker, is facing charges for driving under the influence fo alcohol/drugs, and receiving stolen property over $10,000.

Both are being held at the Calloway County Detention Center.

The Central City Police Department is assisting with the investigation.

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