September 30, 2014 8:27 PM
Mark Stoops didn't dodge the media following the team's first practice since we learned about the four football players involved in the air-pistol shooting incident on Sunday night.
Stoops typically doesn't talk to the media on Tuesdays, but given the situation, he did just that.
Opening statement: "All... more »
September 30, 2014 10:24 AM
ALBEMARLE, N.C. (AP) - A student was shot by a fellow student outside a North Carolina high school just minutes before classes began Tuesday morning, and the shooting suspect then waited for police to arrive, authorities said. The shooting happened around 7:40 a.m. as the two male students argued in... more »
September 29, 2014 7:18 PM
Four University of Kentucky football student-athletes, freshmen Stanley "Boom" Williams, Dorian Baker, Drew Barker, and Tymere Dubose, have been suspended for Saturday's game against South Carolina and will have additional internal team discipline for violation of team rules in relation to an incident on campus Sunday evening that involved an... more »
September 29, 2014 4:32 PM
A woman has been sent to the hospital with a gunshot wound to the leg after she was hit in an apparent shoot out and a juvenile later showed up at Good Samaritan with a wound to his hand.
It happened on East Fifth Street near Ohio Street just... more »
September 29, 2014 12:28 AM
University of Kentucky Police have given the all-clear on campus after reports of shots fired Sunday evening.
The university released an emergency alert around 10 p.m. Sunday evening, stating shots were fired in the Kirwan/Blanding complex area. No one was injured.
For about an hour, police asked students... more »
September 26, 2014 9:09 PM
Lexington police have responded to a shooting at an apartment complex on Bainbridge Court.
Witnesses say the victim was standing outside when another man walked toward him. That man reportedly shot the victim twice in the neck before fleeing the scene.
Neighbors say they heard two shots fired.... more »
September 25, 2014 5:01 AM
HARLAN, Ky. (AP) - An East Tennessee man has been arrested in Harlan County hours after his estranged wife was found fatally shot in her driveway.
Sevier County, Tennessee, Sheriff Ron Seals said that 45-year-old Andrew B. Beverly was taken into custody at about 8 p.m. Wednesday in Harlan... more »
September 23, 2014 2:47 PM
A Franklin County man is being held on a $10,000 cash bond after being arrested Monday evening.
Sheriff's officials say they were called to a report of shots fired at the Capital Mobile Home Park on Georgetown Rd. around 8:30 p.m.
Witnesses identified 25-year-old Jason Aldridge as the... more »
September 18, 2014 5:13 PM
Winchester police are investigating a drive-by shooting that sent one man to the hospital with a gunshot wound to the leg Thursday afternoon.
Capt. Shannon Stone said a witness reported the shooting at about 4:30 p.m. They said three men in a white pickup pulled up, fired at the... more »
September 18, 2014 10:51 AM
Danville police have set up a special telephone line to receive tips on a shooting at a Domino's restaurant Monday night that left one young employee seriously injured when she was apparently shot in the stomach.
Danville police announced Thursday morning they set up a specific phone number where... more »
September 17, 2014 11:02 AM
Lexington police are investigating two different locations after a shooting that left one man injured, shot in the leg.
The victim was taken to UK Hospital from the first location is at some apartments on Elm Tree Lane near Fourth Street, where two bullet holes are visible on the... more »
September 12, 2014 11:48 AM
A third arrest has been made in connection to the shooting death of a toddler who was killed while on the porch of a home in Louisville last month.
19-year-old William McLemore was arrested Wednesday night and charged with 11 counts of complicity to murder. Michael Dunn, 24, and... more »
September 8, 2014 12:11 PM
People in a Lexington neighborhood say they're on edge after a shot was fired into a home overnight.
It happened at about 3 a.m. on the 900 block of Darley Drive.
Neighbors say the bullet went through the window frame and lodged in an interior wall of the... more »
September 5, 2014 2:55 PM
A Knox County Deputy Coroner is on the scene of a shooting after an altercation between father and son leaves one dead.
Around 11:20 a.m. KSP Post 10 received a call about a domestic dispute between a father and son on Body Shop Lane in the Walker Community of... more »
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 »
September 2, 2014 11:08 AM
Police in Shelby County are investigating an overnight shooting that sent one person to the hospital.
Police say two suspects came up to a man on the front porch of a home and opened fire. They believe someone in the house started firing back and the shooters then took... more »
September 2, 2014 10:52 AM
The family of a toddler who was gunned down while on the porch of a home in west Louisville says they are receiving death threats due to increased police presence in the neighborhood.
Louisville Police have been posted outside the home where the shooting happened on Aug. 27.
... more »
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 »
September 1, 2014 11:01 AM
A man has been arrested after police say he shot a bullet into his neighbor's house barely missing the man's head.
Deputies say a man was lying in his bed Sunday around 9:40 p.m. when a bullet entered through his bedroom window, missed his head only by inches and... more »
August 29, 2014 3:56 PM
A Clark County couple is in jail charged with wanton endangerment after police say one of them fired a shotgun into their neighbor's home.
Police say Jennifer Young fired a 12 gauge shotgun from inside her home Thursday afternoon, but the bullet exited her house and went straight into... more »
August 28, 2014 12:44 PM
Louisville police say the man who shot at a woman and her toddler on a porch Wednesday night was actually on foot.
Originally, police believed it was a drive-by shooting, but have now determined the gunman was on foot.
The woman and her baby were taken to the... more »
August 25, 2014 10:00 AM
FORT LEE, Va. (AP) - An active shooter has been reported at the Fort Lee Army base in central Virginia. Officials say the base has been put on lockdown and personnel there have been told to enact active shooter protocols. The four-story building involved is the headquarters for the Army's... more »
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 »
August 16, 2014 6:49 PM
The coroner has identified a man who was shot and killed in Louisville as 18-year-old Dillon Walker of Frankfort.
Police say Walker was shot around 2 a.m. Saturday morning on Routt Road. He died less than two hours later at the University of Louisville Hospital.
Funeral arrangements for... more »
August 15, 2014 10:56 AM
PIKEVILLE, Ky. (AP) - A man has pleaded not guilty to fatally shooting another man and wounding two others at an eastern Kentucky motorcycle club.
The Appalachian News-Express reports 24-year-old Daniel Ward entered the plea this week in Pike Circuit Court.
Ward is accused of murder, attempted murder... more »
August 15, 2014 9:53 AM
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) - The police chief in the St. Louis suburb where an officer fatally shot an unarmed teenager identified the officer on Friday as Darren Wilson, and said the officer was dispatched to the area after a reported robbery. Ferguson Police Chief Thomas Jackson made the announcement after... more »
August 9, 2014 7:46 AM
A man was shot in the back overnight in downtown Lexington.
Around 3:30 a.m. police received a call from who they believe to be the wife of the shooting victim. The woman told the police that her husband had been shot and was walking near 4th and Jefferson street.... more »
August 8, 2014 10:42 AM
TEXAS CITY, Texas (AP) - Texas City police say an 8-year-old boy is in critical condition after being shot in the face by his 7-year-old cousin.
Capt. Joe Stanton said the boys were playing unsupervised at a Texas City apartment Thursday when the 7-year-old found a handgun and it... more »
August 7, 2014 12:35 PM
One of the survivors from a 1997 high school shooting in Paducah has released a new book. Missy Jenkins Smith will be talking about her new book, "I Choose Happiness," next Friday at Murray State University's Paducah campus. Smith has been paralyzed from the chest down since December 1997, when... more »
July 31, 2014 5:14 PM
CHICAGO (AP) - A demoted worker shot and critically wounded his company's CEO before fatally shooting himself Thursday inside a downtown high-rise office building in Chicago's bustling financial district, police said.
Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy said a worker at a technological company pulled a gun after entering the 17th-floor... more »
July 29, 2014 8:57 PM
A Scott County Man attempted to shoot an intruder last evening.
Investigators believe Daniel Moen was drunk Monday night, when he started kicking the door of what he believed was his own house. It was actually the home of his neighbor.
The neighbor thought someone was trying to... more »
July 28, 2014 8:25 PM
The Owsley County man accused of a stabbing and shooting made a very brief first appearance in court.
Josh Hensley's bond was set at $50,000. If he makes that bond he will be put on home incarceration and forced to wear a GPS monitoring bracelet at all times.
... more »
July 25, 2014 12:09 PM
A man recently cleared in one shooting has now been charged with complicity to commit murder in connection with a deadly shooting in Lexington.
19-year-old Lamarius Gates was charged Friday for his alleged role in the February shooting death of Vincenzio Happy along Lima Drive. Police said they found... more »
July 24, 2014 5:00 PM
Kentucky State Police responded to a stabbing and shooting in Owsley County Thursday.
It happened around 3 p.m. on Highway 708 North, off 52 in Booneville.
According to Kentucky State Police, Andrea Hensley was staying with her sister when her estranged husband, Joshua Hensley, showed up.
Joshua... more »
July 14, 2014 9:21 PM
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - An Army National Guardsman left a suicide note in his northern Utah home before killing a college student and one other person early Monday, then fatally shooting himself at another home, authorities said. Jared Tolman, 23, wrote that he was sorry, and that what he... more »
July 11, 2014 12:26 PM
A man accused of robbing a bank earlier this week in Caldwell County was shot and killed by police Friday morning after he came back to the same business.
Police say workers at Planters Bank in Princeton asked officers to escort them to work Friday morning, and when they... more »
July 9, 2014 11:28 AM
Police are looking into how a Mercer County girl was shot in the arm inside a car in the parking lot of a church.
It happened in the parking lot of Magnolia Street Christian Church in Harrodsburg before 1:00 a.m. Tuesday morning.
Police say the single gunshot went... more »
July 9, 2014 11:07 AM
A high speed chase turned deadly in Louisville Tuesday afternoon after a man fired shots at another driver.
Officers are trying to figure out what caused the deadly case of road rage.
"I heard the gunshots and I was kind of down because I didn't want to you... more »
July 7, 2014 4:37 PM
A series of shootings in Lexington has concerned citizens coming together against violence.
Organizers in Lexington hope bringing the community together to share ideas on how to help end violence will "restore hope and opportunity" for Lexington's youth.
Organizers say, however, one meeting alone won't fix the issue,... more »
July 7, 2014 12:16 PM
Kentucky State Police say four people were shot Monday morning in Pike County. It happened in a trailer in the Stopover Community around 4 a.m. KSP are not releasing many details, but the homeowner said it started when two people broke into his home and he was shot twice -... more »
July 7, 2014 12:11 PM
It's the city's 11th homicide of the year - a woman was gunned down as she sat on the porch of her Lexington home while several kids played nearby.
Lexington Police have upgraded the shooting on Race Street Sunday afternoon from a shooting to a homicide investigation. Police say... more »
July 3, 2014 3:14 PM
Lexington Police have obtained an arrest warrant for a man they say was involved in a shooting that injured one man in Lexington on Tuesday. 40-year-old Daniel Martinez is wanted in connection to the shooting on Cambridge Drive . The victim is at a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.... more »
July 2, 2014 6:29 PM
Lexington police have obtained arrest warrants for two suspects they say were involved in the shooting of a man in the parking lot of a Lexington business on Monday. Police are looking for 19-year-olds Charles Taylor and Lamarius Gates in connection to the June 30 shooting near Shopper's Choice Market... more »
July 2, 2014 5:52 PM
A person has died and another has been arrested after a shooting at a home in Laurel County.
It happened around 3:45 p.m. at a home off Collier Road Right Fork, about 10 miles from London.
When deputies arrived at the scene, they found 44-year-old Stephen Sturgill of... more »
July 1, 2014 4:08 PM
One of the four women who were shot Monday night in Lexington has died due to her injuries, the Fayette County Coroner's office announced Tuesday.
The woman has been identified as 18-year-old Kieara Green.
An autopsy by the State Medical Examiner is scheduled for Wednesday, the coroner said.... more »
July 1, 2014 12:58 PM
It is a somber day in Pulaski County as people are saying their final goodbye to a prominent defense lawyer shot and killed outside his Somerset office last week.
Mark Stanziano was not only a very successful lawyer, but he was also a husband, father and grandfather. His family,... more »
July 1, 2014 12:06 PM
Lexington police were still on the scene of a shooting investigating and searching for suspects after four women were shot Monday night.
Three of the victims were found shot inside the home on Scottsdale Circle off Russell Cave Road, while a fourth victim showed up later at a local... more »
July 1, 2014 11:52 AM
A Lincoln County woman charged with shooting her husband of 27 years while he slept has entered a plea in the case.
Tamara Richie, 51, pleaded to an amended charge of manslaughter in the shooting death of her husband David Richie in October of last year at their home... more »
July 1, 2014 7:03 AM
One man was killed and a woman injured in a shooting in Louisville early Tuesday morning.
Police responded to 19th and Madison around 1:30 a.m. and found two people suffering from gunshot wounds in the middle of the road. Officials say a 28-year-old man died at the hospital. A... more »
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 »
June 30, 2014 12:29 PM
The man accused of fatally shooting a prominent defense attorney in Somerset last week is expected to be arraigned Monday afternoon. Meanwhile, more details about Clinton Inabnitt's criminal record are emerging.
Inabitt was arrested immediately after he shot Mark Stanziano several times in front of the attorney's office Friday... more »
June 30, 2014 11:30 AM
Police say a victim was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries after a shooting in Lexington Monday morning.
Police say the victim suffered a gunshot wound to the shin and the back side. Officers were called out to Shopper's Choice Market on Georgetown Street and Glen Arvin... more »
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 »
June 27, 2014 11:06 AM
Lexington Police have released more details about a fatal robbery that took the life of a Marine and injured his wife last weekend in the parking lot of a popular Lexington bar.
Police hope more details about a second suspect and the incident will help lead to an arrest.... more »
June 27, 2014 9:21 AM
Prominent defense attorney Mark Stanziano was reportedly shot outside of his Somerset office Friday morning.
Officials say police responded to a shots fired call behind the Somerset courthouse just after 8 a.m. and found one man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. EMS took the victim to the hospital for... more »
June 27, 2014 8:53 AM
Officials say somebody was shot in front of the office of prominent Somerset defense attorney Mark Stanziano Friday morning.
Officials have not released any other information.
LEX 18 has a crew en route to the scene. We will have more information as it becomes available.
June 25, 2014 4:59 PM
After a violent weekend in Lexington, Mayor Jim Gray and his challenger, former police chief Anthany Beatty, are taking a stand against violence.
The community has been tense after several shootings over the weekend, two of those on the same streets just blocks apart, so the mayoral candidates decided... more »
June 24, 2014 4:58 PM
Danville Police arrested two men and are still looking for another man after a shooting incident in Danville Tuesday morning.
Police responded to an apartment complex on Madison Avenue around 7:47 a.m., where witnesses say two men shot at another who was standing near the front door of an... more »
June 23, 2014 4:18 PM
Lexington Police now say two suspects were involved in the shooting that took the life of a Marine and injured his wife over the weekend in the parking lot of a popular Lexington bar. Police also say what they first believed to have been a random act of violence stemming... more »
June 23, 2014 9:55 AM
SEATTLE (AP) - The man charged with killing one person and wounding two others in a shooting at Seattle Pacific University is scheduled to be arraigned Monday on charges of murder, attempted murder and assault.
King County prosecutors say they will seek a life sentence for 26-year-old Aaron Ybarra.... more »
June 21, 2014 7:16 AM
We now know the identity of a man killed in an overnight shooting at a popular Lexington bar. Police have identified the deceased as Jonathan Thomas Price, 26 of Versailles.
Police say that Price and an unidentified woman were leaving Austin City Saloon and were making their way through... more »
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 »
June 17, 2014 11:47 AM
Police in Louisville are still searching for the man accused of shooting another man to death and shooting a woman in the face.
It happened Monday morning at an apartment near GE Appliance Park.
Neighbors say the two victims were brother and sister and say the woman had... more »
June 10, 2014 2:51 PM
SEATTLE (AP) - Prosecutors have filed murder and attempted murder charges against the man accused of killing one person and wounding two others in a shooting at Seattle Pacific University.
King County prosecutor Dan Satterberg said Tuesday that 26-year-old Aaron Ybarra of Mountlake Terrace will face one count of... more »
June 6, 2014 6:17 PM
SEATTLE (AP) - Police say the suspect in a shooting at a small Seattle university wanted to kill as many people as possible before killing himself.
A judge found probable cause to hold 26-year-old Aaron Ybarra (ee-BAHR'-uh) without bail Friday. The hearing came a day after Ybarra was arrested... more »
June 6, 2014 11:11 AM
A lone gunman armed with a shotgun opened fire on students at a small Christian university in Seattle, killing a 19-year-old man and wounding two others. A student building monitor pepper-sprayed him and subdued him with the help of others, preventing more deaths, according to police.
Here is a... more »
May 26, 2014 2:28 PM
Three people were sent to the hospital with a gunshot wound in Lexington in just 24 hours.
The shootings all happened on Sunday and police are still looking for each of the gunmen. However, investigators say there is no evidence to suggest any of the shootings are connected. The... more »
May 26, 2014 1:44 PM
A man was sent to the hospital after being shot at during an altercation in Russell County Monday morning.
Officials say 37-year-old Trenni D. Chaney of Jamestown was shot after waving a gun and firing a shot in the direction of another man along Murray Rd. in Jamestown around... more »
May 16, 2014 12:04 PM
A man is dead following an officer involved shooting in Marion County Friday morning. The Marion County Sheriff's office say they were called out to a home on St. Joe Road on a suicidal person. Officials say soon after troopers arrived, there was some sort of confrontation and officers fired... more »
May 16, 2014 11:09 AM
Police have charged a man with murder in a shooting that left one man dead, and a pregnant woman injured Tuesday night in Louisville.
24-year-old Tyjuan Moody has been charged in the shooting death of 29-year-old Richard Spencer.
Police say the victim was confined to a wheelchair. The... more »
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 »
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 »
May 9, 2014 10:49 AM
TAMPICO, Ind. (AP) - A southern Indiana police officer is recovering after being shot twice, then returning fire and wounding the gunman, police said.
Officer Rick Meyer was released from an Indianapolis hospital after being treated for his wounds from the Thursday evening shooting, the Jackson County Sheriff's Department... more »