ISLAMORADA, Fla. — A 24-year-old man was arrested on Saturday after trying to speed away from law enforcement on U.S. 1, officials said.
Ignacio Luis Lamadrid Gomez is accused of speeding away from a Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission officer during a traffic stop, deputies with the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office said.
Upper Keys Sgt. Robert Dosh saw Gomez going about 100 MPH in a 45 MPH zone. He tried to pull Gomez over and watched as he drove into on-coming traffic.
Gomez drove into the Coral Bay Resort and tried hiding from deputies. He was eventually...