Quantcast

Louisville Man Accused Of Attacking Officer With Sword - LEX18.com | Continuous News and StormTracker Weather

Louisville Man Accused Of Attacking Officer With Sword

Posted: Updated:

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - A Louisville man is accused of attacking a police officer responding to a disturbance -- with a sword.

Kevin Smith is charged with wanton endangerment and terroristic threatening in the Wednesday morning attack.

Authorities say a Louisville Metro Police officer was responding to a call around 3 a.m. complaining about yelling inside a home on West Chestnut Street.

An officer says when he knocked on the door, Smith began yelling at him.

Smith allegedly then asked the officer if he wanted to die.and said, "I've got something for you."

The officer says Smith then opened the door and struck him with a 3-foot sword on the arm.

WEATHER
MaxTrack Doppler
  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • Train Fatally Strikes Person On Tracks In Winchester

    Train Fatally Strikes Person On Tracks In Winchester

    Sunday, June 24 2018 1:54 PM EDT2018-06-24 17:54:58 GMT

    WINCHESTER, Ky. (LEX 18) — Authorities were investigating Sunday morning after a train hit and killed a person on the tracks in Clark County. The fatal accident happened overnight on Corporate Drive near Enterprise Drive. According to a witness who works nearby, a CSX train hit a person walking on the tracks. Check back with LEX18.com for more on this developing story.

    WINCHESTER, Ky. (LEX 18) — Authorities were investigating Sunday morning after a train hit and killed a person on the tracks in Clark County. The fatal accident happened overnight on Corporate Drive near Enterprise Drive. According to a witness who works nearby, a CSX train hit a person walking on the tracks. Check back with LEX18.com for more on this developing story.

  • Report: Teen Falls From Viewing Area Near Lake Cumberland

    Report: Teen Falls From Viewing Area Near Lake Cumberland

    Sunday, June 24 2018 1:55 PM EDT2018-06-24 17:55:25 GMT
    MGNMGN

    RUSSELL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Emergency crews were responding Sunday morning after a teenager reportedly fell near dam on Lake Cumberland. According to a Facebook post by Laker Country, WJSR-104.9 FM, a 17-year-old male fell from a viewing area south of Wolf Creek Dam. The post says Russell County Sheriff's police were responding to the scene. Check back with LEX18.com for more information on this developing story.

    RUSSELL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Emergency crews were responding Sunday morning after a teenager reportedly fell near dam on Lake Cumberland. According to a Facebook post by Laker Country, WJSR-104.9 FM, a 17-year-old male fell from a viewing area south of Wolf Creek Dam. The post says Russell County Sheriff's police were responding to the scene. Check back with LEX18.com for more information on this developing story.

  • Man Finds Rattlesnake Under Hood While Trying To Start Car

    Man Finds Rattlesnake Under Hood While Trying To Start Car

    Saturday, June 23 2018 8:01 PM EDT2018-06-24 00:01:55 GMT
    New York State Department of Environmental Conservation via APNew York State Department of Environmental Conservation via AP
    New York State Department of Environmental Conservation via APNew York State Department of Environmental Conservation via AP
    HANCOCK, N.Y. (AP) - An upstate New York man trying to jump-start his car was greeted by an unusual sound coming from his engine - the rattle of a venomous timber rattlesnake.      The man says the snake slithered across the engine block and curled up on the battery as he opened the hood of the car earlier this month in rural Hancock, on the Pennsylvania border about 115 miles northwest of New York City. State environmental conservation police officers were called out t...
    HANCOCK, N.Y. (AP) - An upstate New York man trying to jump-start his car was greeted by an unusual sound coming from his engine - the rattle of a venomous timber rattlesnake.      The man says the snake slithered across the engine block and curled up on the battery as he opened the hood of the car earlier this month in rural Hancock, on the Pennsylvania border about 115 miles northwest of New York City. State environmental conservation police officers were called out t...
Powered by Frankly

© LEX18.com 2018, LEX18.com
A CORDILLERA COMMUNICATIONS Station
All rights reserved
Privacy Policy, | Terms of Service, and Ad Choices

Can't find something?