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  • Mother Accused Of Leaving Babies In Car Bonds Out Of Jail

    August 27, 2014 3:47 PM

    A mother has bonded out of jail after being charged with leaving her two small children inside a running car outside the Lexington jail. Police say 28-year-old Brandy Becksted left her car running with her children inside while she put money in an inmate's account. She told officers... more »
  • Louisville Mother Charged After Smoking Meth With Teenagers

    August 27, 2014 12:19 PM

    A Louisville mother of three was charged with smoking meth with her teenage daughter and the neighbor's teenage child, as well. Police arrested 32-year-old Lisa Gilmore saying they found her smoking meth in her basement while her 16-year-old and the neighbor's 15-year-old daughter were in there with her. ... more »
  • Workers Help Police Track Down Man Accused Of Rape Play Video

    August 26, 2014 12:37 PM

    A group of construction workers is being credited with helping police track down a man accused of holding a woman at knife-point and raping her. Police say it happened at the Knights Inn off Newtown Pike Monday morning. A group of workers apparently heard the woman scream and they... more »
  • Man Pleads Not Guilty In Fatal Shooting Of Hunter Play Video

    August 25, 2014 11:10 AM

    The man charged with shooting at three hunters back in April killing one of them and injuring another pleaded not guilty in court Monday. 61-year-old Dwight Hughes was arrested four months after the shooting and was charged with murder, assault and wanton endangerment. His attorney did not comment on... more »
  • Man Could Have Probation Revoked In Murder Case

    August 22, 2014 4:55 PM

    A Lexington man sentenced to probation for his role in trying to cover up a triple murder could have his probation revoked. A hearing for William Blancet Junior was scheduled for Friday, but ended up being delayed until October. Blancet admitted he helped his father, Willie Blancet Senior,... more »
  • Pike County Man Pleads Guilty In 2013 Death

    August 21, 2014 11:38 AM

    A Pike County man has pleaded guilty to hitting and killing a man last year. 49-year old William Damron pleaded guilty to an amended charge of reckless homicide. He is accused of hitting and killing Donald Castor while Castor was cutting weeds in his yard. Damron's sentencing is... more »
  • Man Turns Self Into Police In Connection To Shooting

    August 20, 2014 12:54 PM

    Lexington police say a man has turned himself into police Tuesday in connection to a July shooting. Police say William Ellison is now facing a robbery and assault charge in connection with the July 31 shooting on Ash Street. Police say Ellison went to a house on Ash and... more »
  • Police: Child Steers Car When Father Intoxicated Behind Wheel Play Video

    August 20, 2014 12:47 PM

    For Madison Nicholson, paying attention in school paid off when she says her dad wasn't paying attention behind the wheel. Richmond police credit the 9-year-old girl's quick thinking for saving lives on the road after they say she took matters into her own hands when her father was driving under... more »
  • Hearing Delayed For Ice Cream Truck Driver Accused Of Sex Abuse

    August 20, 2014 12:18 PM

    A Lexington ice cream truck driver charged with sexually abusing children had his preliminary hearing moved after his appearance in court Wednesday morning. 53-year-old Lewis Street did not have an attorney to represent him, so his case was moved to Wednesday , Aug. 27. Police say Street sexually... more »
  • Second Arrest Made In Fatal Martin County Fire

    August 20, 2014 11:52 AM

    A second arrest has been in connection with a triple murder in Martin County. Amanda Bowen is charged with three counts of murder, robbery, and tampering with physical connection in connection with the deaths of three people in a weekend fire. Jack Smith has already been charged in... more »
  • Man Arrested In Connection To 3 Deaths In Martin County

    August 18, 2014 3:01 PM

    INEZ, Ky. (AP) - An eastern Kentucky man remains in jail charged with murder in the deaths of three people whose bodies were found in a home that burned. Kentucky State Police arrested 41-year-old Jack D. Smith of Inez in Martin County and charged him with three counts of... more »
  • Fourth Arrest Made In Louisville Deadly Shooting

    August 15, 2014 12:51 PM

    Police made a fourth arrest in a Wednesday night's deadly shooting in Louisville. According to the arrest report, 21-year-old Bennie Thomas was arrested just before 10:00 Thursday night accused of being one of four men who broke into an apartment early Wednesday morning and got in a fight with the... more »
  • Woman Pleads Not Guilty In 12-Year-Old Robbery Play Video

    August 14, 2014 5:29 PM

    A Powell County woman accused in a bank robbery that happened more than a decade ago in Clark County pleaded not guilty in court Thursday. Samantha Rice was arrested last week accused in a robbery at Community Trust Bank in Winchester 12 years ago. The Powell County sheriff's... more »
  • Police: Pulaski Co. Man Served With EPO Wields Gun

    August 13, 2014 8:12 PM

    Pulaski County deputies say they came face-to-face with a gun wielding man Monday. It happened when they tried to serve an EPO. Officers say James Mounce finally dropped his weapon after a brief struggle. He was taken to jail where he was booked on charges of assault, menacing... more »
  • Not Guilty Plea Entered For Man Accused Of Rape, Kidnapping Play Video

    August 11, 2014 12:30 PM

    A judge entered a not guilty plea and appointed an attorney for a Clark County man accused of abducting and raping a child last week. James "Jimmy" Bullock was arrested on Tuesday after police say they found him hiding in a hole underneath his trailer floor with a 13-year-old... more »
  • 2 Charged In Ashland With Making Incendiary Device

    August 11, 2014 10:53 AM

    ASHLAND, Ky. (AP) - Court records show an Ashland man and his girlfriend have been charged with making Molotov cocktail-like incendiary devices and setting them off in a railroad tunnel near a housing complex. The Independent reports that Joseph R. Waugh Jr. and Jessica L. Greer are both charged with... more »
  • Arrest Made In Clay County Hunter Death

    August 8, 2014 6:21 PM

    A man has been arrested in connection to a shooting in Clay County that left one hunter dead and another injured back in April. 61-year-old Dwight Hughes was booked into the Clay County Detention Center Friday afternoon charged with murder, assault and wanton endangerment. According to the Clay County Sheriff's... more »
  • Clark County Man Faces Rape, Kidnapping Charges Play Video

    August 6, 2014 12:34 PM

    Frantic parents called 911 Tuesday night after they couldn't find their 10-year-old daughter who had been playing outside in Winchester's Quick Shop trailer park. And the urgency to find her was stepped up when other kids said she'd been taken earlier by a man. When officers questioned some of... more »
  • Man Accused Of Threatening Congressman Says He Is Innocent Play Video

    August 5, 2014 3:55 PM

    The man accused of making terroristic threats toward a Kentucky congressman and fleeing police is now behind bars, from where he says police have it all wrong. Police say they followed Russell Little for more than 30 miles on Interstate 75 Monday into Rockcastle County, where the chase ended,... more »
  • Two Arrested After Chase In Frankfort

    August 5, 2014 3:11 PM

    Two people were arrested after they tried to escape a traffic stop when police suspected they were driving a stolen vehicle. Kentucky State Police say a trooper noticed what he believed to be a stolen vehicle traveling on the East West Connector in Frankfort. Instead of stopping, the... more »
  • Indiana Woman Who Ran Away With Daughter Found In Clark County Play Video

    August 4, 2014 6:21 PM

    Federal investigators say an Indiana woman took her 9-year-old daughter on the run after a judge awarded custody to the girl's father. A year later, the woman and daughter were found hiding in a bunker underneath a Clark County trailer. 35-year-old Aprille Hutsinpiller had been on the run since... more »
  • Woman Arrested In 12-Year-Old Bank Robbery Play Video

    August 4, 2014 6:17 PM

    An arrest was made more than a decade after police say two people robbed a Clark County bank at gunpoint. Samantha Rice was arrested Monday and charged with first degree robbery for her alleged role in the armed bank robbery at Community Trust Bank in Winchester in 2002. ... more »
  • Woman Indicted In Murder Of Ex-Husband

    August 4, 2014 5:46 PM

    A western Kentucky woman has been indicted in the murder of her ex-husband. 61-year-old Brenda Hardin is accused of killing 64-year-old Ronnie Hardin, whose body was found in an outbuilding in a Muhlenberg home last month. Investigators say Brenda moved her ex's truck while trying to cover up... more »
  • State Police Catch Man In Rockcastle County After Chase Play Video

    August 4, 2014 1:47 PM

    Kentucky State Police caught up with a man in Rockcastle County after a chase on Monday afternoon. The northbound lanes of Intersate 75 were shut down at mile marker 66 as police took the man into custody around 12:40 p.m. Police say the chase started in Laurel County around... more »
  • 2 Arrested In Jessamine County Burglary

    August 1, 2014 1:03 PM

    Police have arrested two people wanted for a Fourth of July break-in at a Jessamine County business. Katherine Hernandez and Deron Ratliff were picked up in Owsley County on Thursday, accused of breaking into the E-Z Mart in Nicholasville and stealing several cartons of cigarettes. They were both indicted Thursday.
  • Alleged Hospital Con Man Possibly Seen In Laurel County Play Video

    July 29, 2014 6:04 PM

    He's accused of telling a made-up sob story to prey on people all over the Bluegrass, even taking cash from the emotionally vulnerable. Gary Goodman, the man arrested earlier this month at the University of Kentucky Hospital, may have been caught in the act again in Laurel County. ... more »
  • Man Arrested After Intentional Hit-And-Run

    July 28, 2014 8:11 AM

    A man has been arrested after deputies say he intentionally hit a bicyclist with his vehicle and fled the scene. According to the Warren Cont Sheriff's Office, 37-year-old Raymond Long and 71-year-old Demond Tunstull, both of Bowling Green, had an argument at Brookwood Mobile Home Park Sunday evening. ... more »
  • Arrest Made In Lexington Gas Station Robbery

    July 26, 2014 10:43 AM

    A teen has been arrested in connection to a robbery at a Lexington gas station earlier this month. 18-year-old Kenny Ray Allen is behind bars and charged with robbery for his alleged role in a robbery at the Circle K gas station on Buckhorn Drive on July 13. ... more »
  • Lexington Man Leads Louisville Police On Two-State Chase

    July 25, 2014 11:55 AM

    A two-state police chase landed a Lexington man in handcuffs. Police in Louisville say they were trying to stop a car after a reported armed robbery at a gas station, but the driver took off, leading police into Indiana. Two men jumped from the vehicle and tried to run... more »
  • Judge Won't Step Down In Double Slaying Case

    July 25, 2014 10:42 AM

    HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The judge overseeing the 20-year-old slaying case involving two former Oak Grove police officers has declined to step aside. Christian Circuit Judge John Atkins on Thursday turned away a defense request to recuse himself because of his prior involvement with the prosecutor's office at the... more »
  • Boone County Coach Pleads Guilty To Sex Abuse Charges

    July 23, 2014 3:58 PM

    A volunteer coach in Boone County has been sentenced for sexually abusing six boys. Michael Schweitzer pleaded guilty Wednesday morning and will spend 35 years behind bars. He was arrested in June 2013 on charges of sodomy and unlawful transaction with a minor. Sheriff's deputies say he molested a... more »
  • Lexington Police: 9-Month Drug Probe Ends In 55 Arrests

    July 21, 2014 1:52 PM

    Lexington police say they began wrapping up a nine-month long investigation last week, focusing on illegal drug activity in the east end of downtown Lexington. So far, police say the operation called "Operation Transformation," has led to a total of 55 arrests, with six sealed indictments pending. "This... more »
  • Knox County Escapee Arrested In North Carolina

    July 8, 2014 1:16 PM

    A Knox County inmate who escaped from a hospital almost two months ago has been arrested in North Carolina. Sandy Rice escaped from a Knox County hospital in May while there after an apparent overdose at the jail. Police say Rice went to the restroom, pulled out his IV and... more »
  • Police: Autistic Boy, 11, Kept In Cage

    July 2, 2014 3:12 PM

    SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - The parents of a severely autistic boy were arrested after investigators determined the 11-year-old had been kept in a large metal cage, possibly to control his violent outbursts, authorities said Wednesday. The cage - similar to an extra-large dog kennel - was found in... more »
  • Employees Hold Robbery Suspects At Gunpoint Play Video

    July 1, 2014 2:58 PM

    Police say employees at a Lexington jewelry store held three robbery suspects at gunpoint until police arrived at the scene. Employees said three men wearing hoodies walked into the Castle Jewelry on New Circle Road and smashed one of the glass cases full of Rolex watches with a sledgehammer.... more »
  • Man Accused Of Seriously Injuring Toddler

    July 1, 2014 1:02 PM

    An eastern Kentucky man is accused of seriously hurting a toddler Monday night. The Ashland Daily Independent reports Joseph Blankenship was arrested after being left alone with his girlfriend's 20-month-old. Police were called after the child was taken to the hospital with a life-threatening subdural hemorrhage. Blankenship is being held... more »
  • Man Charged In Attorney's Murder Pleads Not Guilty Play Video

    June 30, 2014 3:52 PM

    The man accused of fatally shooting a prominent defense attorney in Somerset last week pleaded not guilty in court Monday afternoon. Inabitt was arrested immediately after he shot Mark Stanziano several times in front of the attorney's office Friday morning, according to officials. Many members of Stanziano's family were... more »
  • Man Arrested In Connection To Campus Robbery, Assault

    June 30, 2014 3:30 PM

    A man has been arrested in connection with a robbery and beating incident at an apartment near the University of Kentucky campus earlier this month. 21-year-old Derrick L. Quarles was arrested by Kentucky State Police in Logan County on warrants issued by Lexington Police in relation to a robbery... more »
  • Arrest Made In Nationwide Jewelry Theft Play Video

    June 27, 2014 5:28 PM

    An arrest has been made in Lousville after thousands of dollars in jewelry were stolen across the country. Police say several men stole from Genesis Diamonds on Shelbyville Road and Treasure Jewelers inside Jefferson Mall at the beginning of the year. Ussuan Chamizo was arrested Thursday afternoon at a... more »
  • Man Arrested In Shooting Death Of Somerset Attorney Play Video

    June 27, 2014 11:19 AM

    Officials confirm a prominent Somerset attorney has died and a man has been arrested in the shooting. Clinton David Inabnitt, 40, has been charged with murder in the shooting death of 57-year-old Mark Stanziano, who was shot multiple times in front of his Somerset office Friday morning. Officers... more »
  • Lexington Restaurant Owner Charged With Human Trafficking Play Video

    June 27, 2014 10:25 AM

    A Lexington restaurant owner has been arrested and charged with human trafficking after hours of police activity at his businesses and his home Friday morning. 39-year-old Javier Ahuatzi is the owner of both locations of El Gran Tako Restaurant - one on northeast New Circle and one on Alexandria... more »
  • One Dead, One Arrested After Fatal Collision Involving Motorcycle

    June 26, 2014 11:37 AM

    A woman was arrested after a fatal collision in Bowling Green Wednesday night that claimed the life of a teenager. Bowling Green police say a motorcycle driven by 18-year-old Alexander Harkins collided with a Jeep Grand Cherokee driven by 28-year-old Kathy Keller around 10:56 p.m. at the intersection of... more »
  • Police: Man Accused In Murder-For-Hire Case Threatens Commonwealth Attorney

    June 26, 2014 11:28 AM

    A Whitley County man accused of trying to hire a hitman on Topix last year is in trouble again after threatening the commonwealth's attorney. Tristan Hall has been arrested again accused of placing eight threatening phone calls to Commonwealth Attorney Allen Trimble trying to intimidate him in Hall's upcoming... more »
  • Court Documents Reveal Shooter In Rowan County Murder Play Video

    June 26, 2014 11:10 AM

    Court documents obtained by LEX 18 identify the man police say was the shooter in a deadly home invasion over the weekend in Rowan County that claimed the life of a young man. The documents identify the alleged gunman as 19-year-old Anthony "Rell" Paysen. He's one of the five... more »
  • Woman Pleads Guilty In Deadly Robbery, Avoids Trial

    June 23, 2014 4:57 PM

    A Lexington woman charged in connection to a deadly robbery won't be heading to trial after all. Brittany Shipman was set to go to trial this week, but a guilty plea has changed those plans. She entered a guilty plea to complicity to commit robbery earlier this month. Investigators... more »
  • Police: Boyle County Man Allegedly Recording Neighbor For Months Play Video

    June 20, 2014 11:36 AM

    Police say a man in Boyle County recorded his neighbor naked for months without her knowing. Timothy Payne was arrested Tuesday at his home on West Secretariat. Investigators say back in November, a neighbor found a wireless camera in the vent of her bathroom and they were able to... more »
  • High School Student Accused Of Threatening Teacher

    June 19, 2014 12:02 PM

    A Louisville high school student is accused of giving a female teacher a chest bump then threatening to beat her up at a graduation ceremony. Police a Doss High School teacher repeatedly asked 19-year-old Liberis Peterson to return to his assigned seat, but he continued to be disrespectful and... more »
  • Louisville Police Make Arrest In Deadly Shooting

    June 19, 2014 11:50 AM

    Louisville police have arrested a man they say killed a 19-year-old man and left the victim's sister in critical condition. 22-year-old Quinton Huddleston is accused of shooting and killing Joshua Gordon and shooting Gordon's sister in the face on Monday. Police say Huddleston had been in a relationship... more »
  • Two Arrested After Stealing Two Vehicles In Jessamine County Play Video

    June 19, 2014 10:32 AM

    Two people have been arrested in Jessamine County after allegedly crashing a stolen vehicle and trying to steal a second one early Thursday morning. Jessamine County authorities say Brittany Vanmeter, 24, and Travas Stevens, 31, stole a vehicle from Miles Road and ended up crashing against a tree on... more »
  • Police: Brothers Stole Copper From Monticello Plant For 10 Years Play Video

    June 18, 2014 7:15 PM

    The investigation continues into how two brothers managed to steal more than $2 million worth of copper form the Belden Company during a 10 year period. "I think it was just hiding in plain sight," Monticello Police Department Detective Derek Lester said. "I think that the people were just... more »
  • Three Teens Arrested After Police Chase In Lexington Neighborhood Play Video

    June 18, 2014 11:51 AM

    Three teens were arrested Tuesday morning accused of leading police on a chase through a Lexington neighborhood. Lexington police say they tried pulling over the stolen vehicle the teens were in, when the juveniles jumped out of the running car and ran on foot. The car continued moving and... more »
  • Police Find Nearly $14K, Drugs Inside Berea Apartment

    June 17, 2014 10:34 AM

    Three people have been been arrested after nearly $14,000 were found at an apartment along with crystal meth, synthetic marijuana and methadone tablets. 53-year-old Harold Fowler of Berea, 24-year-old Gwendolyn Fowler of Berea and 27-year-old Richard Haight of Crab Orchard were arrested on Saturday after a search warrant was served... more »
  • Two Charged In Inmate's Escape From Madison County Jail

    June 13, 2014 2:49 PM

    Two Madison County Detention Center inmates have been charged with helping a man escape from the facility last month. According to the Richmond Register, William Combs and James Goble are charged with second degree escape accused of helping Roger Million escape on May 23. Million turned himself in... more »
  • Police: Georgetown Man Receiving Pot In Disguised Pet Supply Packages Play Video

    June 13, 2014 12:44 PM

    The packages a Scott County man was receiving were made to resemble something coming from a pet supply store. Ironically, it was a narcotics dog who sniffed out the pot inside, confirming to police the contents of the shipments. The Georgetown man is now charged with receiving illegal drugs... more »
  • Woman Arrested In Florence After Leaving Child In Hot Car

    June 12, 2014 5:46 PM

    A Kenton County mother has been arrested after leaving her 4-year-old boy in a SUV unattended with the windows up for half an hour. The Florence Police Department were called to the read parking lot of 7921 Mall Road for a toddler left alone in a vehicle. Officers... more »
  • Accused Bank Robber Claims Mistaken Identity Play Video

    June 12, 2014 1:52 PM

    A man accused of a Lexington bank robbery is back in Kentucky and is talking to LEX 18 News three months after he was busted in Pennsylvania. Daryl Ingram told LEX 18 in a jailhouse interview that he came to Lexington in 2005, but applied for jobs under his... more »
  • Lexington Daycare Owner Accused Of Abuse Play Video

    June 12, 2014 7:34 AM

    A Lexington daycare owner charged after being caught on camera abusing a child allegedly told police it's no big deal. According to her arrest citation, 63-year-old Sevola Marks, owner of Children's Treehouse of Knowledge on Ohio St., bent a child's fingers back to cause pain, gave him a friction burn... more »
  • Police Identify Man Accused Of Shooting Self At Toyota Parking Lot

    June 10, 2014 9:49 AM

    Officials in Scott County have identified the man who they say shot himself at the Toyota plant parking lot in Georgetown last week. Jack McCoy, 24, of Pikeville has been charged with falsely reporting an incident after police say he claimed someone shot him during a scuffle on the... more »
  • Arrest Made In Knox County Rape Investigation

    June 9, 2014 2:42 PM

    Kentucky State Police have arrested a man accused of raping an 11-year-old girl in Knox County earlier this month. Michael Mills, 33, was arrested Monday accused of raping an 11-year-old on June 3. He is charged with forcible rape. This investigation is ongoing.
  • Woman Arrested After Leaving Child Unattended In Locked Car

    June 9, 2014 12:39 PM

    A mother has been arrested after police say she left her baby locked inside a car with the windows up while she went into a pharmacy for about 30 minutes. Elizabethtown Police say they were called out to the CVS Pharmacy on North Dixie Avenue around 5:40 p.m. where... more »
  • Prison Employee Accused Of Smuggling Contraband

    June 9, 2014 12:25 PM

    FRANKFORT, Ky. - A Luther Luckett Correctional Complex employee was arrested in Jefferson County Sunday and charged with conspiracy to traffic in controlled substances after officials say he was smuggling narcotics and "other dangerous" contraband into the facility. Officials say 45-year-old Robert Massie was caught in an undercover police... more »
  • Ohio Man Accused Of Inappropriate Relationship With Kentucky Juvenile

    June 9, 2014 12:16 PM

    An Ohio man has been arrested accused of having a relationship with a Kentucky juvenile online and discussing possible trips to meet the child. 31-year-old James Cotner was arrested after a several-month investigation by Kentucky State Police led them to discover Cotner had met a 12-year-old online and begun... more »
  • Woman Arrested Accused Of Complicity In Bank Robbery

    June 9, 2014 11:49 AM

    A Rockcastle County woman has been arrested and accused of helping another woman rob a bank in Jackson County in May. 46-year-old Mary A. Reed, Of Orlando, Ky., was indicted on several charges accused of helping 29-year-old Sabrina N. Hensley with robbing the Jackson County Bank of Sand Gap... more »
  • Police Make Murder Arrest In Connection To Body Found In Hotel Room

    June 6, 2014 2:53 PM

    Lexington Police have arrested a man in connection to a homicide investigation from May. Michael Wayne Crowe, 37, has been arrested in relation to a woman found dead in a room at the Americas Best Value Inn on Versailles Road on May 3. The woman, later identified by the... more »
  • Fayette County Sergeant Arrested On Sexual Abuse Charges Play Video

    June 5, 2014 5:14 PM

    A sergeant at the Fayette County Detention Center is now the one who found himself locked up. 38-year-old John Lowe was arrested at his house Thursday morning charged with first degree sexual abuse and first degree sodomy. Officials with the detention center confirmed he has been an employee... more »
  • Man Sentenced To 30 Years In Beating Death Of Landlord Play Video

    June 4, 2014 3:09 PM

    The man who pleaded guilty in the beating death of his landlord in 2011 has been sentenced to 30 years in prison. 47-year-old Terrence Cram was sentenced to 25 years for murder, five years for tampering with evidence and five years for fraudulently using a credit card in the... more »
  • Frankfort Man Arrested In Connection To AT&T Burglary

    June 4, 2014 10:09 AM

    Frankfort Police have made an arrest in connection to a burglary at an AT&T store last month. Police arrested 29-year-old Matthew Colston on Tuesday around 12:30 p.m. after receiving a tip. The AT&T store on Leonardwood Drive was broken into on May 23. Colston is charged with burglary... more »
  • Man Wanted In Richmond Club Shooting Arrested

    June 3, 2014 1:15 PM

    A Madison County man wanted in connection with a nightclub shooting that left one injured has been arrested. 34-year-old Richard Duerson was wanted in connection to a shooting at Manhattan Night Club on Water Street near the Eastern Kentucky University campus on May 20 that sent a person to... more »
  • Arrest Warrant Issued For Father Accused Of Kidnapping Toddler

    June 3, 2014 11:56 AM

    The Warren County Sheriff's Office has issued arrest warrants for a man and his girlfriend after the two allegedly took off with the man's toddler daughter without the legal guardian's permission. Deputies say Robert Brent Pomeroy, 25, of Bowling Green forced his way into a home on Scottsville Rd.... more »
  • 6th Suspect In Racist Vandalism At School Turns Self In Play Video

    June 2, 2014 12:23 PM

    Harrodsburg police say a sixth suspect in connection to the racist graffiti found at Mercer County Senior High School last week has turned himself in. Alex Guay was booked into the Boyle County Detention Center around 11:00 a.m. Monday. He declined an interview from jail. Five others were... more »
  • Pendleton County Man Charged With Crimes Related To Child Pornography

    May 30, 2014 11:11 AM

    A Pendleton County man was arrested on charges related to child pornography Thursday after Kentucky State Police served a search warrant at his home. Gary Neil Pollard, 30, is charged with one count of distribution of matter portraying a sex performance by a minor and 16 counts of possession of... more »
  • Police: Man Crashes Stolen Car After Home Invasion Play Video

    May 29, 2014 10:07 AM

    A man has been arrested after he crashed a stolen car while escaping from a home invasion in Lexington Thursday morning. Police say James Cushingberry Jr. knocked on the door of an elderly man on Crosby Dr. around 8:30 a.m. asking for help. He then shoved his way through... more »
  • Mason County Woman Accused Of Stealing Flowers From Grave Sites Play Video

    May 26, 2014 2:52 PM

    A woman has been arrested in Mason County accused of stealing flowers from numerous grave sites. Police say Rita Newman went to the cemetery Saturday to do the same thing everyone else was there for - to pay her respects, but it's how she did it that investigators say... more »
  • Bowling Green Man Charged With Sexual Abuse

    May 26, 2014 10:34 AM

    BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) - A Bowling Green man is scheduled to appear in court on June 2 on charges that he sexually abused a 10-year-old girl. Police told The Daily News that 21-year-old Stephen Ray Smith kissed and inappropriately touched the girl while at her father's house watching... more »
  • Fifth Person Charged In Connection To Knox County Murder Play Video

    May 23, 2014 4:32 PM

    A woman becomes the fifth person to be charged in connection with a deadly home invasion last week in Knox County. 42-year-old Stephanie Smith was booked into the Laurel County Detention Center Thursday night charged with murder in the shooting death of Donald Mills at his home on May... more »
  • Not Guilty Pleas For Four Charged In Knox County Murder, Home Invasion Play Video

    May 19, 2014 12:21 PM

    The four people arrested and charged with murder following a deadly home invasion in Knox County earlier this month, have entered not guilty pleas in their arraignment Monday morning. Patrick Baker, Christopher Wagner, Elijah Messer and Angela Mills are all charged with murder in connection to the shooting death... more »
  • Two Suspects Arrested In Knox County Murder, Home Invasion

    May 17, 2014 7:28 AM

    Two men have been arrested in connection to a Knox County home invasion that led to the shooting death of a man. Patrick B. Baker, 36, and Christopher Bradley Wagner, 36, were arrested Friday night accused in the murder of 29-year-old Donald Mills, who was killed on May 9 when... more »
  • 36 People Arrested In Drug Round Up

    May 16, 2014 5:05 PM

    A total of 36 people were arrested Friday on charges of unlawful distribution and facilitation to manufacture methamphetamine. Kentucky State Police worked with the Scott County and Harrison County Sheriff's departments on the drug round up. "Methamphetamine is still very prominent in our area, as is heroin, as... more »
  • Louisville Nurse Accused Of Keeping Patients' Medicine

    May 15, 2014 4:32 PM

    A Louisville nurse is accused of taking pain medicine from patients and keeping it for herself and her boyfriend. According to her arrest report, 26-year-old Brandy Hatter admitted to taking narcotics from Oaklawn Health and Rehabilitation Center where she worked as an LPN. She's charged with theft of... more »
  • Estill County Woman Accused Of Starving Adopted Child Play Video

    May 15, 2014 11:57 AM

    An Estill County woman is being accused of starving a 6-year-old to the point the boy had to spend more than two weeks in the hospital. A grand jury has indicted Lisa Wolfe on one charge of first degree criminal abuse and two charges of criminal abuse third, after an... more »
  • Police Make Third Arrest In Hopkinsville Shooting That Injured Four

    May 15, 2014 10:59 AM

    Hopkinsville Police have made a third arrest in connection with the May 7 shootings that left four people injured. 29-year-old Joel Catlett was arrested Wednesday in connection to the shooting in the area of East 2nd Street and South Vine Street; and at East 4th Street and Campbell Street.... more »
  • Man Wanted In Ohio Arrested In Pulaski County

    May 14, 2014 12:56 PM

    A man wanted in Ohio was arrested in Pulaski County on Tuesday. The Pulaski County Sheriff's Office arrested 46-year-old Larry V. Bingle at his home in Somerset after receiving information he was living in Kentucky. Bingle was wanted by the Butler County Sheriff's Office in Ohio for the neglect... more »
  • Woman Accused Of Shooting Ex-Husband

    May 14, 2014 11:50 AM

    A woman is in the Laurel County jail charged with shooting her ex-husband. Officials say about 3 a.m. Wednesday morning, police say Rebecca Wadkins shot her ex-husband in the shoulder during a fight. He is expected to be OK. Watkins has been charged with assault and domestic... more »