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  • Man Pleads Not Guilty To Firing Shots Into Neighbor's Car

    September 2, 2014 5:41 PM

    A Lexington man accused of firing shots into his neighbor's car after a dispute between the two on Labor Day pleaded not guilty in court Tuesday. Police say a dispute between Bryan Judson and his neighbor had been going on for some time, but officers say on Monday, the... more »
  • Pole Wires Trap Woman, Daughter Inside Car Play Video

    September 2, 2014 5:03 PM

    A pole that came crashing down Tuesday afternoon on Chinoe and Cochran roads trapped a woman and her 11-year-old daughter who were coming home from school inside their car. The wires surrounded their car and they were inside for 15 minutes until an officer showed up and assured they were... more »
  • Lanes Of Winchester Road To Be Closed In Fayette County

    September 2, 2014 4:38 PM

    LEXINGTON, Ky. - Temporary lane closures are scheduled for US 60 (Winchester Road) in Fayette County for milling and paving operations to be completed. Only one lane of Winchester Road will remain open starting Tuesday evening until Sept. 23 from 7:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. each day. Lane... more »
  • Blue Grass Airport Receives Federal Funds For Upgrades Play Video

    September 2, 2014 11:15 AM

    Lexington's Blue Grass Airport will be getting federal money to build new facilities and make changes. Congressman Andy Barr and airport officials held a press conference Tuesday morning outlining their plans for the "Taxiway Safety Enhancement Program" that they say will provide more safety and improve the efficiency of aircraft... more »
  • Woman Fights Off Armed Robber In Lexington

    September 2, 2014 6:59 AM

    A woman fought off an armed robber in a Lexington neighborhood Monday afternoon. Police say the victim was walking along Wilson Downing Road near Meadowbrook Park when a man approached, pulled a knife and demanded her purse. Officers say she resisted the robber, and he got away with nothing,... more »
  • Shots Fired At Woman Near Lexington High School

    September 2, 2014 5:08 AM

    Lexington police continue to search for a person who shot at a woman near Lafayette High School Monday afternoon. Police say the woman told them a relative of her ex-boyfriend followed her. Officers say when she pulled over to confront the person, somebody got out of a silver SUV... more »
  • Jon Toth Named SEC Offensive Lineman Of The Week

    September 1, 2014 8:46 PM

    LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Kentucky sophomore center Jon Toth has been selected as the Southeastern Conference Offensive Lineman of the Week, it was announced by the SEC office Monday night, live on SEC Now on the SEC Network. A native of Indianapolis, Indiana, Toth was selected by the league office... more »
  • Godby Named To SEC Community Service Team

    September 1, 2014 6:35 PM

    LEXINGTON, Ky. - Senior guard Max Godby has been named the Southeastern Conference Football Community Service Team Player of the Week, the league office announced Monday. In an athletics department that emphasizes community service, Godby is one of the most hard-working and giving student-athletes Kentucky has ever seen.... more »
  • Police: Man Shoots Into Neighbor's Backyard Play Video

    September 1, 2014 4:18 PM

    A man has been arrested after shots were allegedly fired into a neighbor's backyard Monday afternoon in Lexington. Police say there was some kind of dispute between two neighbors on Wilson Downing around 3 p.m. when one of them fired at least one shot into the other's backyard hitting... more »
  • Judge Rejects Inmate's New Trial Bid

    September 1, 2014 3:43 PM

    LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - A Kentucky death row inmate has lost his bid for a new trial and to overturn his death sentences in the slayings of three people in central Kentucky. U.S. District Judge David Bunning on Friday found no errors in the case of 55-year-old Mitchell Willoughby... more »
  • Police Search For Suspect Who Shot Man In The Leg Play Video

    September 1, 2014 4:57 AM

    Lexington police continue the search for the suspect who asked a man for money, then shot him early Monday morning. Police say the victim told them he was walking along Village Drive around 2:45 a.m. when a man approached and asked him for money. The victim told the man... more »
  • UK Mens Soccer Opens Bell Complex With 2-0 Win

    August 31, 2014 10:48 PM

    LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Two second-half goals, from Kristopher Tollefsen and Ryan Creel respectively, gave the Kentucky men's soccer team (1-1-0) its first win of the season over Belmont (0-2-0) on Sunday evening to open the Wendell & Vickie Bell Soccer Complex in ideal fashion. Tollefsen found the back of... more »
  • Lexington Police Investigate Robbery At Wal-Mart Pharmacy Play Video

    August 29, 2014 3:16 PM

    Lexington police are investigating a robbery at a Wal-Mart pharmacy Friday afternoon. It happened at the Saron Drive Wal-Mart around 3 p.m. Police say the suspect entered the store with a note, implied he had a weapon and demanded prescription pills. He got the pills and fled on... more »
  • Man Hit, Killed On Train Track In Lexington Play Video

    August 29, 2014 8:17 AM

    A train hit and killed a man in Lexington Friday morning. Firefighters say the victim, a white man in his 20s or 30s, was hit on the tracks somewhere between Rosemont Garden and Pasadena Drive around 6:30 a.m. A train conductor said when he saw the man lying... more »
  • Police Arrest Shoplifting Suspect Accused Of Hitting Security Officer With Car

    August 29, 2014 5:50 AM

    Lexington police arrested a shoplifting suspect they say hit a security guard with her car Thursday. Police say employees watched Stacey L. Ward, 41, take a large number of garments into a fitting room at the Hamburg Victoria's Secret and come out with just a few. According to the... more »
  • Woman Robbed, Forced From Moving Car Play Video

    August 29, 2014 5:34 AM

    Lexington police say they have arrested three men suspected of robbing a woman at gunpoint and forcing her out of a moving car early Friday morning. Police say the victim knew the three men and they gave her a ride. At some point there was an argument and the... more »
  • Police Arrest Vehicle Theft Suspect After Chase

    August 29, 2014 5:16 AM

    Lexington police arrested a man who ran from a stolen Jeep early Friday morning. Police say officers followed the stolen vehicle until the suspect abandoned it in Humbard Alley, just off West Fourth Street. The man ran, but officer caught up with him and took him into custody behind... more »
  • Police Catch One Suspect From Stolen Van, One On The Run

    August 29, 2014 4:46 AM

    Lexington police caught one suspect and one remains on the run after the duo bailed from a stolen van early Friday morning. Police say officers tailed the vehicle around 1 a.m. The suspects eventually stopped at the Tates Creek Golf Course, got out and ran. Police brought in... more »
  • Lexington Looks At Housing Program For Homeless

    August 28, 2014 9:49 AM

    LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Officials in Lexington are looking to start a housing program for homeless people living in the city. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports the city hopes to have bids early next week from possible providers for its Housing First program. Officials are aiming to have some people in... more »
  • Johnson Says Elam Will Be A Machine

    August 28, 2014 12:32 AM

    True Blue Fans were thrilled to see a Kentucky kid like Matt Elam decide to stay in-state and play for the Wildcats. But, Elam is not just a Kentucky kid. Not just an average player. He was a five star defensive lineman that turned down national power, Alabama, to... more »
  • UK Front Seven Taking Shape As Opener Approaches

    August 27, 2014 10:03 PM

    If the Wildcats are nervous as the final days pass before Kentucky's season opener against UT Martin, it isn't showing in practice. It was another day of productive work for UK on Wednesday. "We had a good practice today," defensive coordinator D.J. Eliot said. "Guys were into it,... more »
  • Cabela's Plans To Open Soon In Lexington

    August 27, 2014 5:48 PM

    Lexington may be getting another option when it comes to shopping for outdoor gear. Cabela's, an outdoor retailer, has officially submitted an application in hopes of opening their doors near the Costco in the Hamburg area, more specifically near the intersection of Man'O'War and Polo Club Boulevard near Interstate 75.... more »
  • Man Indicted In 2012 Lexington Murder

    August 27, 2014 4:46 PM

    A man charged in a 2012 Lexington murder has been indicted in the case. 31-year-old Lazarus Parker was arrested nearly two years after Brian Lee Hodge was found shot to death near 7th and Dakota streets after his shift at Indi's Fast Food Restaurant. Charges of evidence tampering were dropped.... more »
  • 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 »
  • Police Search For Man Who Fired Shot Near School Bus Stop Play Video

    August 27, 2014 9:28 AM

    Police are searching for the man who fired a gun near a Lexington middle schooler as the child waited for the bus Wednesday morning. Folks living in this area near Florida and 7th say, every morning, kids gather there to wait for the school bus. This Wednesday morning though,... more »
  • Man Charged With DUI After Van Rolls Into Light Pole

    August 27, 2014 6:54 AM

    Lexington police say they arrested a man who passed out drunk in his van, and then rolled into a light pole early Wednesday morning. Firefighters responded to the intersection of North Broadway and Short Street around 3:45 a.m. when somebody reported a man passed out in his vehicle. Officials... more »
  • Police Charge Man In Two Lexington Bank Robberies

    August 27, 2014 5:26 AM

    Lexington police have charged a man in connection with two bank robberies earlier this summer. Police say William McBride Jr. robbed the Chase Bank branch on Clays Mill Road in June and the Nicholasville Road branch last month. Investigators say McBride used a handgun during both robberies. He... more »
  • Man Charged With Breaking Into Ex's Apartment

    August 27, 2014 4:44 AM

    Lexington police arrested a man they say broke into his ex-girlfriend's home and tore things up early Wednesday morning Police say officers responded to a home on Laredo Drive when the victim called for help. Officers say Johnathan A. Lingle, 26, showed up at the home upset and started... more »
  • Stoops, Brown Talk Offensive Tempo

    August 27, 2014 12:07 AM

    The schedule calls for Mark Stoops to talk to the media on Mondays and Thursdays during game week, with UK's offensive and defensive coaches available on Tuesday and Wednesday. After his weekly media luncheon on Monday, Stoops was supposed to have a two-day break. As he came off the... more »
  • UKs Galyer To Race At Jr. Pan Pacific Championships For USA

    August 26, 2014 11:12 PM

    LEXINGTON, Ky. - Kentucky swimmer Danielle Galyer has been selected to compete for the USA Swimming Junior National Team at the 2014 Junior Pan Pacific Championships, Aug. 27-30 in Maui, Hawaii. Galyer is one of 23 competitors to represent the United States on the women's roster. The UK sophomore... more »
  • Legends Final Homestand: Special Prices, Altuve Bobblehead And More

    August 26, 2014 5:52 PM

    LEXINGTON, Ky. - Specially-priced box seats, Fan Appreciation Night, a final Kentucky Ale Thirsty Thursday, and a bobblehead giveaway to honor a former Legend who is now a major league All-Star will all be part of the Lexington Legends final homestand of the 2014 season. The Legends, class A... more »
  • Lexington Garbage Collection Scheduled Adjusted For Labor Day

    August 26, 2014 8:24 AM

    The Division of Waste Management will adjust its collection schedule for the Labor Day holiday on Monday, Sept. 1. Residents whose regular collection day is on Monday will receive their collection service on Wednesday, Sept. 3. Residents and businesses who normally receive Monday pick-up should place their Herbies, Rosies... more »
  • Lexington Firefighters Make Special Delivery

    August 26, 2014 5:42 AM

    Lexington firefighters and paramedics delivered a baby Monday. Officials say firefighters responded to York Street after a call reporting a woman in labor. Medics delivered the baby in the ambulance a short time later. Kyle Branham with the Lexington Fire Department said delivering babies isn't all that uncommon.... more »
  • Lexington Police Make Arrest In Violent Robbery Case

    August 26, 2014 5:14 AM

    Lexington police have arrested a man in connection with a violent robbery earlier this month. Police say Justin A. Pullums, 18, pistol-whipped the victim, and stole his wallet and credit cards back on Aug. 13. According to court documents, Pullums used the victim's credit card three times on the... more »
  • Shots Fired Into Lexington Apartment Play Video

    August 26, 2014 5:06 AM

    Police continue to investigate after somebody fired shots into a Lexington apartment early Tuesday morning. Police say the shooter fired at least three shots through the window of an apartment on Waller Avenue. The bullets ended up in a neighboring unit. David Campbell said he was sitting on the... more »
  • Vehicle Hits Elderly Man Crossing Busy Lexington Road

    August 26, 2014 5:02 AM

    A vehicle hit an elderly man using a walker as he crossed a busy Lexington road Monday night. Police say the driver did not see the victim crossing Tates Creek Road near Gainesway Drive in the dark. The man hit the windshield and fell to the pavement. Officials say... more »
  • Man Robs Lexington Hobby Shop Play Video

    August 26, 2014 4:46 AM

    Police released photos of a man who robbed a Lexington hobby shop Monday night, hoping they will generate some leads. Police say a man with his face covered by a bandana walked into D-20 Hobbies on Southland Drive around 9:15 p.m. He demanded cash and kept his hand on... more »
  • Officials: Inmate Overdosed On Methadone Soaked Underwear Play Video

    August 25, 2014 12:21 PM

    A bizarre murder investigation is underway inside the Jessamine County Detention Center after an inmate reportedly died following an incident involving a pair of underwear soaked in methadone. Deputies at the jail found 33-year-old Corey McQueary of Stanford unresponsive in his cell Wednesday night. He was taken to St.... more »
  • $1 Million Powerball Winner Sold In Lexington Play Video

    August 25, 2014 9:30 AM

    A $1 million Powerball ticket was sold in Lexington at the Blue Sky Marathon on Clays Mill Road. Lottery officials say nobody won the $70 million dollar price in Saturday night's drawing, but a ticket sold in Lexington matched five numbers without the Powerball to win a $1 million... more »
  • Soggy August

    August 25, 2014 6:34 AM

    With the rain over the weekend Lexington is now up to the 3rd wettest August on the books. We just might take a crack at the top 2 late this week into the weekend.
  • Shoplifter Tells Clerk To Call 911, Fails To Run Far Enough

    August 25, 2014 5:35 AM

    Lexington police say a shoplifting suspect told the clerk to call 911 as he left a gas station with a 24-pack of beer Sunday morning. Police say Eric. M. Edwards, 33, walked into the Shell Station on South Limestone around 5:30 a.m. and asked the clerk what time he... more »
  • Women Robbed In Lexington Neighborhood

    August 25, 2014 5:03 AM

    An armed robber held up two women in a Lexington neighborhood early Monday morning. Police say the victims told them the man covered his face with something and came at them with a gun as they walked along Squires Woods Way around 12:30 a.m. The robber got away with... more »
  • Shots Fired Into Unoccupied Car In Lexington Play Video

    August 25, 2014 4:45 AM

    Someone fired shots into a parked car in Lexington early Monday morning. Several neighbors along Cambridge Drive called police around 1:30 a.m. after they heard the shots fired. The car was parked outside of the owner's home. The shooter blew out a couple of windows and ran. Police say... 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 »
  • Businesses Evacuated After Gas Leak Reported Play Video

    August 22, 2014 11:48 AM

    Business is back to normal after a gas leak was reported behind the Beaumont Centre shopping center around 8 a.m. Friday morning. Officials say a truck hit a gas meter which caused the leak. Several businesses were evacuated as a precaution, including the Beaumont Centre post office. Gas was... more »
  • Lexington Police Investigate Overnight Robbery

    August 22, 2014 4:49 AM

    Police continue to investigate a robbery at a Lexington apartment complex early Friday morning. Police say a group of young men approached another group at the Shillito Apartments on Beaver Place around 2:30 a.m. and robbed them of cash. Officers say the victims told them one of the robbers... more »
  • Womens Soccer Opens UK Athletics Calendar on Friday

    August 22, 2014 12:12 AM

    SEATTLE, Wash. - The University of Kentucky women's soccer team will kick off the 2014-15 UK Athletics calendar year on Friday night with a match against the Washington Huskies at 10 p.m. ET at the Husky Soccer Stadium in Seattle, Wash. The Wildcats are returning nine starters back to... more »
  • Lexington Lawyer Disbarred After Fraud Plea

    August 21, 2014 12:44 PM

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - A Lexington attorney facing federal prison time for fraud has been permanently disbarred by the Kentucky Supreme Court. The high court on Thursday revoked the law license of 34-year-old Seth Jarard Johnston, who is scheduled for sentencing for two guilty pleas on Sept. 22. Johnston... more »
  • Five Hurt In Lexington Crash Play Video

    August 21, 2014 4:43 AM

    Five people suffered injuries in a Lexington crash Wednesday night. Firefighters say it appears one driver misjudged the location of the median along Alumni Drive, near the Yellowstone Parkway intersection, crossed it and hit another vehicle nearly head-on. EMS took five victims to the hospital. Officials say four... 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 »
  • 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 »
  • Meeting To Sell Shoes Turns Into Robbery

    August 20, 2014 6:23 AM

    A meeting to sell a couple of pairs of tennis shoes turned into a robbery in Lexington Tuesday night. Police say the victims told them they set up a meeting with two teens on Facebook to sell a couple of pairs of Air Jordan shoes. The meeting took place... more »
  • Another Man Claiming To Be Victim Of Twins Comes Forward Play Video

    August 20, 2014 5:35 AM

    Another man claiming he was victimized by elderly twins and former Boy Scout leaders facing child porn charges has come forward. The man, who came forward under the condition of anonymity, said Jack and Jerry Cassidy molested him during a sleep-over at their home in 1977 when he was... more »
  • Towles 'Excited' To Be Kentucky's Starting QB

    August 19, 2014 7:38 PM

    LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Patrick Towles says he felt relieved after winning the competition to be Kentucky's starting quarterback. He says is "super excited" to get the opportunity that he has worked so hard to get. The 6-foot-5, 238-pound redshirt sophomore was considered the favorite heading into camp, and he... more »
  • Lexington Restaurant Manager Charged With Sex Abuse

    August 19, 2014 4:57 PM

    A Lexington restaurant manager faces charges of sodomy and sex abuse of a 15-year-old employee. According to court documents, Stephen Habermehl was a manager at Culver's when he had sex with a 15-year-old employee. Police say the sex act was witnessed by another employee. Habermehl is charged... more »
  • Man Charged With Sexually Abusing Young Teen Girl

    August 19, 2014 7:04 AM

    Lexington police have arrested a man accused of sexually abusing a 13-year-old girl. Police say the victim told them Daniel B. Woolums Jr., 39, would approach her when he thought she was asleep and begin rubbing her legs. According to court documents, the victim told investigators she usually managed... more »
  • Off-Duty Lexington Officer Helps Catch Car Theft Suspect

    August 19, 2014 5:20 AM

    An off-duty Lexington police officer helped bust a suspected car thief overnight. Police say the officer saw Christopher J. Malais, 27, driving erratically along Georgetown Road and reported him. When other officers caught up, they realized he was driving a stolen car. Officers arrested Malais and charged him... more »
  • Police Arrest Home Invasion Suspect Play Video

    August 19, 2014 4:57 AM

    Police in Louisville have arrested a man wanted in a Lexington home invasion robbery. Police say Kenneth Lee Ponders, 19, and two other men broke into an apartment on Honey Jay Court back on June 30. According to court documents, the three men held two teens a gunpoint, stole... more »
  • Three Former UK QB's Believe in Towles

    August 18, 2014 11:05 PM

    The bond between Kentucky Quarterbacks is special. Tim Couch, Jared Lorenzen and Shane Boyd all love the University of Kentucky. They all want Patrick Towles to be special. As far as who knows him best? Obviously, it's Jared. Lorenzen coached Towles in high school at Fort Thomas. But,... more »
  • Study: Lexington 3rd Best City To Start A New Life

    August 18, 2014 4:02 PM

    A social media website called MyLife says Lexington ranks number 3 in a list of best cities for starting a new life. The study looked at 100 cities and compared five pieces of data - unemployment rate, average income, average rent, percentage of transplants and percentage of 20- 34-year-olds. The... more »
  • Woman Accused Of Pulling Gun On Another Driver

    August 18, 2014 5:01 AM

    Lexington police arrested a woman accused of pulling a gun on another driver Sunday night. Police say a man was stopped at a stop sign along Alexandria Drive when the driver in front of him flagged him down. The man told police that when he got out and approached,... more »
  • Memorial Volleyball Tournament Benefits Local High Schools Play Video

    August 16, 2014 9:30 AM

    With the 8th anniversary of the crash of Flight 5191 just a few days away, friends and family prepare to honor the life of one of the victims. The Fenton Dawson Memorial Volleyball Tournament started in 2007 after Dawson became one of 49 people killed in 2006 when Flight... more »
  • Gas Leak Reported On UK Campus

    August 15, 2014 10:50 AM

    A gas line was ruptured on the University of Kentucky campus Friday morning. It happened around 10:30 a.m. at Haggin Hall across the street from where a gas line rupture a few weeks ago. A Columbia Gas officials says workers with a mechanical contractor hit a line and they quickly... more »
  • Man Convicted In 1998 Shooting Arrested On Drug Charges

    August 15, 2014 5:57 AM

    A man convicted of manslaughter in a 1999 shooting in Lexington is back behind bars facing drug charges. Franklin County deputies arrested Darius Shareef, 36, Wednesday. Deputies say they found crack cocain, scales and $1,000 cash in his Frankfort home. Shareef was formerly known as Darius Burdell and... more »
  • Child Walking Home From School In Lexington Hit By Car

    August 15, 2014 5:03 AM

    A car hit a girl walking home from school in Lexington Thursday afternoon. Georgia Mendosa said the 7-year-old was walking along Chantilly Street, near Cardinal Valley Elementary, when she darted into the road. "I see this black vehicle at the same time the little girl ran out in... more »
  • Golden Alert Issued For Ohio Man Cancelled

    August 14, 2014 4:17 PM

    Lexington police hve canceled a golden alert for a missing Ohio man whose last recorded location was Lexington. He was found in Jessamine County and is receiving medical attention at this time. Police say 49-year-old Daniel Darrell Green was last seen at his home in Canton, Ohio, Wednesday before heading... more »
  • Man Injured During Robbery In Lexington

    August 14, 2014 5:53 AM

    A man suffered minor injures when he was pistol-whipped during a robbery in Lexington early Thursday morning. Police say a man and woman were walking along Overview Drive just after midnight when three young men approached. One of the suspects hit the man over the head with a gun.... more »
  • Pedestrian Hit By Car Critically Injured Play Video

    August 14, 2014 4:40 AM

    A car hit a pedestrian along a busy Lexington road Wednesday night, critically injuring him and shutting the road down for hours. Police say the victim was crossing the inner loop of Man O' War Boulevard at Osbourn Way just before 10 p.m. when the car hit him, sending... more »
  • Motorcyclist Injured In Lexington Crash

    August 13, 2014 7:32 AM

    A motorcyclist suffered injuries in a crash in Lexington Wednesday morning. The accident happened around 7 a.m. Police say a van made a left-hand turn from Red Mile Road onto Versailles Road and the outbound motorcycle slammed into it. EMS took the victim to the hospital with what appeared... more »
  • Lexington Man Accused Of Molesting Two Boys

    August 13, 2014 5:51 AM

    Lexington police have charged a Lexington man with sexually abusing two young neighbors. Officer arrested William Dwayne Carter, 38, at his home on Emerson Drive on Tuesday. According to court documents, Carter had sexual contact with two boys under the age of 12 back in May. Police charged... more »
  • Driver Arrested After Crash Into Ambulance

    August 13, 2014 5:35 AM

    Lexington police arrested the driver of truck after it T-boned an ambulance Tuesday evening. Police say the ambulance was en route to UK Hospital when a pickup truck driven by Justin L. King, 18, crashed into it at the intersection of Mason Headley and Harrodsburg Road. Nobody was... more »
  • Truck Crashes Into Gas Station Store Front Play Video

    August 12, 2014 11:34 AM

    A truck crashed through the front of a Lexington gas station Tuesday morning. It happened at the Thorntons on South Broadway around 9:30 a.m. Employee say they're glad no customers were standing inside when the truck came crashing through their store front window. Police say the driver... more »
  • Surveillance Video Captures Gas Station Burglary In Progress Play Video

    August 12, 2014 5:15 AM

    Surveillance video captured a burglary in progress at a Lexington gas station early Tuesday. Police say the alarm at the Marathon Station on East Main Street went off around 2:45 a.m. Officers say a man threw a rock through the store's glass to get inside. The burglar filled a... more »
  • Two Men Rob Lexington Gas Station Overnight Play Video

    August 12, 2014 4:55 AM

    Two men robbed a Lexington gas station early Tuesday morning. Police say two men wearing dark clothes with shirts wrapped across their faces walked into the Marathon station on North Broadway, just of I-75, around 1 a.m. The duo demanded money and one of the suspects pulled a gun.... more »
  • Speeding Car Damages Arby's Drive-Thru Lane

    August 12, 2014 4:40 AM

    Police continue to search for the driver who tore through and damaged a fast-food restaurant drive-thru lane early Tuesday morning. Police say it appears the driver was speeding through the parking lot of the Fresh Market in the Lansdowne Shoppes on Tates Creek Road around 4 a.m. and lost... more »
  • Construction Worker Falls Off Scaffolding Play Video

    August 11, 2014 12:35 PM

    A construction worker fell when some scaffolding collapsed in Lexington Monday morning. While the scene looks like it had the makings of being a very tragic workplace accident, Lexington firefighters say the 25-year old man working at a construction site was alert and conscious when paramedics got there to... more »
  • Man Accused Of Stealing $15,000 From Lexington Business In Burglary

    August 11, 2014 5:53 AM

    Lexington police arrested a suspect they say broke into a business and stole around $15,000 early Sunday morning. Police say the burglar got into Baker Iron and Metal on Old Frankfort Pike through a side window around 2:20 a.m. Surveillance video captured images of the suspect taking cash from... more »