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Lexington stabbing victim helps officers track down suspected assaulterLEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington Police said Monday they arrested a man they c
Lexington stabbing victim helps officers track down suspected assaulter
WYMT TV News First / Posted an hour ago
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington Police said Monday they arrested a man they claimed stabbed another in a parking garage. The victim told officers the suspect, James Rodriguez 28, stabbed him in a parking garage on East Main Street. However, the... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
Lexington Police: Mom passed out with infant, toddler in carLEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington police said Monday they arrested a woman afte
Lexington Police: Mom passed out with infant, toddler in car
WYMT TV News First / Posted 2 hours ago
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington police said Monday they arrested a woman after firefighters found her in her truck passed out with children in the vehicle. emergency crews were called to the intersection of Maywick Drive and Appomattox Road after... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
Man shot after argument in Lexington apartmentLEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington police said they launched an investigation Mo
Man shot after argument in Lexington apartment
WYMT TV News First / Posted 2 hours ago
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington police said they launched an investigation Monday after an argument between two men and a woman led to the man being shot. Authorities were called to an apartment on Village Drive just after 12:45 a.m. They said a... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
Man hurt after car hits Lexington convenience storeLEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington police said Monday they were investigating af
Man hurt after car hits Lexington convenience store
WYMT TV News First / Posted 3 hours ago
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington police said Monday they were investigating after a car slammed into a convenience store, hurting a bystander. The crash happened at the Rite Aid pharmacy on west Loudon Avenue around 3:00 a.m. According to police,... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
Shots fired incident leads to chase in LexingtonLEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington Police are investigating after they say an ov
Shots fired incident leads to chase in Lexington
WYMT TV News First / Posted 16 hours ago
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington Police are investigating after they say an overnight shots fired incident led to a high speed chase. Police tell WKYT that the incident started with a large crowd that had gathered at the Downtown Art Center around... Read more
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Police searching for men who led them on chase through downtown LexingtonLEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington police are investigating after a request for
Police searching for men who led them on chase through downtown Lexington
WYMT TV News First / Posted 17 hours ago
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington police are investigating after a request for crowd control led to a chase through downtown Lexington. Officers were called after a large crowd had gathered near the Downtown Arts Center around 1am Sunday... Read more
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Lexignton police investigating burglaryLEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington police are investigating a burglary early Sun
Lexignton police investigating burglary
WYMT TV News First / Posted 17 hours ago
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington police are investigating a burglary early Sunday morning. Officers were called to a home on Barrow Road just off Richmond Road around 3am. According to police, they were responding to a call from the alarm company... Read more
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Lexington Police make fourth arrest for Chicago-based gang initiationLEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - A fourth man is in jail and accused of beating someone
Lexington Police make fourth arrest for Chicago-based gang initiation
WYMT TV News First / Posted 18 hours ago
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - A fourth man is in jail and accused of beating someone as part of a gang initiation in Lexington. Thursday, Lexington police arrested Gregory Smith, 49, Gerald Smith, 29, and Trevor Spencer, 25. All three charged with... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
Homeowner shoots man on Chelan DriveLexington police say a homeowner shot a suspect after he believed the man was b
Homeowner shoots man on Chelan Drive
WYMT TV News First / Posted 2 days ago
Lexington police say a homeowner shot a suspect after he believed the man was breaking into his car. According to police, a man heard someone outside his house on Chelan Drive this morning who he says was breaking into his car. The homeowner went... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
Homeowner shoots man on Chelan DriveLEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington police say a homeowner shot a suspect after h
Homeowner shoots man on Chelan Drive
WYMT TV News First / Posted 2 days ago
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington police say a homeowner shot a suspect after he believed the man was breaking into his car. According to police, a man heard someone outside his house on Chelan Drive this morning who he says was breaking into his... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
Lexington Police searching for missing teenagerLEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT)- Lexington Police are looking for a missing teenager. Po
Lexington Police searching for missing teenager
WYMT TV News First / Posted 2 days ago
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT)- Lexington Police are looking for a missing teenager. Police say 13 year-old Joshua Allen Winburn, has been missing since 2pm, Friday. He was last seen walking down Red Mile Road after school let out at the Day Treatment... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
Bicyclistpickup on Newtown Pike; coroner called to the sceneLEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington police were searching for a driver who struck
Bicyclistpickup on Newtown Pike; coroner called to the scene
WYMT TV News First / Posted 2 days ago
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington police were searching for a driver who struck a bicyclist Friday afternoon on Newtown Pike at New Circle Road. Emergency crews were sent to the area just after 3 p.m. Friday. The coroner has been called to the... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Lexington police officer enters plea to harassment chargeA Lexington police officer has entered an Alford plea to a harassment charge.
Lexington police officer enters plea to harassment charge
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 2 days ago
A Lexington police officer has entered an Alford plea to a harassment charge. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports (http://bit.ly/1NKXFT7) Officer James Norris entered the plea Thursday. In an Alford plea, a defendant doesn't admit guilt but... Read more
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WBKO Bowling Green
Headlines from around the state: Appeals court reinstates lawsuit over fatal police shootingELSMERE, Ky. (AP) -- A federal appeals court has reinstated a wrongful death la
Headlines from around the state: Appeals court reinstates lawsuit over fatal police shooting
WBKO Bowling Green / Posted 2 days ago
ELSMERE, Ky. (AP) -- A federal appeals court has reinstated a wrongful death lawsuit against a northern Kentucky police officer who fatally shot a man. The Kentucky Enquirer reports the three-judge panel in Cincinnati ruled last week that the suit... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
Two arrests in Lexington for Chicago-based gang initiationLEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Two men are accused of beating someone as part of a gan
Two arrests in Lexington for Chicago-based gang initiation
WYMT TV News First / Posted 2 days ago
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Two men are accused of beating someone as part of a gang initiation in Lexington. On Thursday, Lexington police arrested Gregory Smith, 49, and Gerald Smith, 29, both of Lexington. On Friday, September 5, 2014, police say... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Lexington police officer enters plea to harassment chargeLEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - A Lexington police officer has entered an Alford plea to
Lexington police officer enters plea to harassment charge
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 3 days ago
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - A Lexington police officer has entered an Alford plea to a harassment charge. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports (http://bit.ly/1NKXFT7) Officer James Norris entered the plea Thursday. In an Alford plea, a defendant doesn't... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Aug. 27 Public RecordThe following people were arrested on felony charges by law enforcement agencie
Aug. 27 Public Record
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
The following people were arrested on felony charges by law enforcement agencies in Davidson County, and, unless noted otherwise, were either placed in the Davidson County Detention Center or released from custody and are scheduled to appear in... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Lexington PD: 16-old missing againLexington police say a 16-year-old girl who ran away from home almost two weeks
Lexington PD: 16-old missing again
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 3 days ago
Lexington police say a 16-year-old girl who ran away from home almost two weeks ago has disappeared again. According to police officials, Taylor Nicole Gray-Haner was reported missing by her father on Tuesday. Police say she was last seen at her... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
Blackburn inmate escapes Wednesday afternoonLEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Police and corrections officials are searching for an i
Blackburn inmate escapes Wednesday afternoon
WYMT TV News First / Posted 4 days ago
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Police and corrections officials are searching for an inmate who walked away from Blackburn Prison Wednesday afternoon. The Department of Corrections says Justin Canada, 26, walked away from Blackburn at 2 p.m. He's the... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Aug. 26 Public RecordThe following people were arrested on felony charges by law enforcement agencie
Aug. 26 Public Record
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
The following people were arrested on felony charges by law enforcement agencies in Davidson County, and, unless noted otherwise, were either placed in the Davidson County Detention Center or released from custody and are scheduled to appear in... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
Spill and crash cause traffic delays on Man o'War BoulevardA Lexington Police cruiser was involved in a crash at Man o'War and Sir Barton
Spill and crash cause traffic delays on Man o'War Boulevard
WYMT TV News First / Posted 5 days ago
A Lexington Police cruiser was involved in a crash at Man o'War and Sir Barton on August 25, 2015. LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - The evening rush hour was a mess for drivers along Man o'War Boulevard in Lexington on Tuesday. Firefighters say a crane... Read more
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The Kentucky Kernel
Shots fired in student neighborhoodA man pulled a gun, shot into the air multiple times and then fled early Tuesda
Shots fired in student neighborhood
The Kentucky Kernel / Posted 5 days ago
A man pulled a gun, shot into the air multiple times and then fled early Tuesday morning near the intersection of University Avenue and Crescent Avenue. The man pulled the gun after a fight erupted on the 1200 block of Crescent, Lexington Police... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
Shots fired after fight at party near UK campusLEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington Police were investigating a shots fired repor
Shots fired after fight at party near UK campus
WYMT TV News First / Posted 6 days ago
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington Police were investigating a shots fired report Tuesday near the University of Kentucky Campus that triggered a text and e-mail alert. Officers told WKYT a group of people were throwing a party at a home on Crescent... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
WKYT Investigates: Campus police clear up common misconceptionLEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - If you count students, faculty, staff, and the hospital
WKYT Investigates: Campus police clear up common misconception
WYMT TV News First / Posted 6 days ago
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - If you count students, faculty, staff, and the hospital, there are close to 60,000 people University of Kentucky police are protecting everyday. "We have enough responsibility just to take care of our campus," UK Police Chief... Read more
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KOLN Lincoln
Nebraska Man Dies in Dawson County JailLEXINGTON, Neb-- Authorities are investigating the death of a 52-year-old man f
Nebraska Man Dies in Dawson County Jail
KOLN Lincoln / Posted 7 days ago
LEXINGTON, Neb-- Authorities are investigating the death of a 52-year-old man found unresponsive in the Dawson County Jail. Michael Holloway was found Saturday afternoon. Lexington Police Chief Tracy Wolf says Holloway was later pronounced dead at... Read more
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NBC Chicago
4 Dead, 29 Wounded in Shootings Since Friday EveningEditor's Note: NBC Chicago includes shootings that happened between 6 p.m. Frid
4 Dead, 29 Wounded in Shootings Since Friday Evening
NBC Chicago / Posted 7 days ago
Editor's Note: NBC Chicago includes shootings that happened between 6 p.m. Friday and 2 a.m. Monday in its weekend violence report. At least four people have died and another 29 have been wounded in shootings across Chicago since Friday evening. In... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
Lexington Police officer killed 30 years ago rememberedLEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Sunday marks 30 years since a Lexington Police officer
Lexington Police officer killed 30 years ago remembered
WYMT TV News First / Posted 7 days ago
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Sunday marks 30 years since a Lexington Police officer died in the line of duty. Officer Roy Mardis was helping Kentucky State Police track down an escapee in Mercer County when he was shot and killed in cross-fire. The... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
Man robs Lexington Family DollarLEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington Police are searching for a man who got into a
Man robs Lexington Family Dollar
WYMT TV News First / Posted 7 days ago
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington Police are searching for a man who got into a physical confrontation with a clerk at a Family Dollar store on Sunday morning. Police say the man brought up items for purchase, just after 11:00am, at the Family... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
Fallen Lexington officer to be honored on 30 year anniversary of deathLEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - A Lexington police officer, who was accidentally kille
Fallen Lexington officer to be honored on 30 year anniversary of death
WYMT TV News First / Posted 8 days ago
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - A Lexington police officer, who was accidentally killed in the line of duty 30 years ago, will be honored Sunday night. The Lexington Police Department, along with members of Roy Mardis' family, will gather at 6:00pm Sunday... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
Police make arrest after DUI accident near UK campusLEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington Police charged a man with driving on a DUI s
Police make arrest after DUI accident near UK campus
WYMT TV News First / Posted 8 days ago
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington Police charged a man with driving on a DUI suspended license, and for operating a motor vehicle while under the influence after an incident Sunday morning near the UK campus. Police say 27 year-old Gavin Cantara... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
Lexington Police on scene of death investigationLEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington Police are on the scene of a death investigat
Lexington Police on scene of death investigation
WYMT TV News First / Posted 8 days ago
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington Police are on the scene of a death investigation. They were called to a building on Muir Station Road on Saturday. Officers are not releasing any details about the incident, except that they are calling it a death... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
Part of Blue Grass Airport shuts down due to "suspicious object"Courtesy of iWitness viewer, Kassie. LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - The Lexington Pol
Part of Blue Grass Airport shuts down due to "suspicious object"
WYMT TV News First / Posted 8 days ago
Courtesy of iWitness viewer, Kassie. LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - The Lexington Police Department told WKYT a "suspicious object" was found near the baggage claim at Blue Grass Airport on Saturday. Part of the airport was shut down around 1 p.m. Police... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
Victim identified in Lexington's latest homicideLEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - The Fayette County Coroner's Office told WKYT a man was
Victim identified in Lexington's latest homicide
WYMT TV News First / Posted 9 days ago
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - The Fayette County Coroner's Office told WKYT a man was killed on Saturday morning in Lexington. The homicide victim has been identified as Robert Greer, of Lexington. An autopsy is scheduled for Saturday in Frankfort. The... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Aug. 22 Public RecordThe following people were arrested on felony charges by law enforcement agencie
Aug. 22 Public Record
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
The following people were arrested on felony charges by law enforcement agencies in Davidson County, and, unless noted otherwise, were either placed in the Davidson County Detention Center or released from custody and are scheduled to appear in... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
LPD, DCSO provides school safety tipsOfficials with the Lexington Police Department and Davidson County Sheriff's Of
LPD, DCSO provides school safety tips
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
Officials with the Lexington Police Department and Davidson County Sheriff's Office have provided tips on back-to-school safety. Their hope is to provide safety for motorists and children alike. Lexington Police Capt. Robby Rummage said his agency... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
Lexington police investigating a reported shootingLEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington police were investigating a reported shootin
Lexington police investigating a reported shooting
WYMT TV News First / Posted 10 days ago
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington police were investigating a reported shooting Thursday night, that involved two different scenes. One of the scenes was along Appian Way. Police were also outside Baptist Health Lexington on Nicholasville Road. As... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Aug. 20 CalendarThe J. Smith Young YMCA and Tom A. Finch Community YMCA will host Richard "Stic
Aug. 20 Calendar
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 11 days ago
The J. Smith Young YMCA and Tom A. Finch Community YMCA will host Richard "Stick" Williams, president of the Duke Energy Foundation, as keynote speaker for the Third Annual Community Prayer Breakfast on Sept. 11 at Davidson County Community College's... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
Woman charged in two Lexington hotel robbery casesLEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - A woman already in jail for a Lexington hotel robbery i
Woman charged in two Lexington hotel robbery cases
WYMT TV News First / Posted 11 days ago
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - A woman already in jail for a Lexington hotel robbery is facing additional charges. The Lexington Police Department said Kristin Welte, 28, of Lexington, robbed the Comfort Inn off of Winchester Road on August 4 around 3... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
| The-Dispatch.comThe J. Smith Young YMCA and Tom A. Finch Community YMCA will host Richard "Stic
| The-Dispatch.com
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 11 days ago
The J. Smith Young YMCA and Tom A. Finch Community YMCA will host Richard "Stick" Williams, president of the Duke Energy Foundation, as keynote speaker for the Third Annual Community Prayer Breakfast on Sept. 11 at Davidson County Community College's... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
Man hit by car outside Lexington storeLEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT)- Lexington police are trying to figure out what led up to
Man hit by car outside Lexington store
WYMT TV News First / Posted 11 days ago
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT)- Lexington police are trying to figure out what led up to a man being hit by a car outside a Lexington store and shots being fired. Both incidents happened just before 9 p.m., Wednesday, outside the Eastland Food Mart, on... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Davidson County deals with cat virus outbreak at animal shelterDAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. — Davidson County’s animal shelter has halted intake of c
Davidson County deals with cat virus outbreak at animal shelter
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 11 days ago
DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. — Davidson County’s animal shelter has halted intake of cats due to an outbreak of an airborne feline illness. County Commissioner Larry Potts said that the county learned of the illness Monday when the United Animal... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
Donation jar stolen from Lexington gas stationLEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington Police investigators are looking for a man th
Donation jar stolen from Lexington gas station
WYMT TV News First / Posted 11 days ago
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington Police investigators are looking for a man that stole a donation jar from a gas station, Monday night. The Shell gas station is located near Polo Club Blvd. The stolen jar was a collection to help the victims of... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
Grand jury indicts man accused of assaulting Lexington officer in JulyLEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - A Fayette County grand jury has indicted a man accused
Grand jury indicts man accused of assaulting Lexington officer in July
WYMT TV News First / Posted 11 days ago
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - A Fayette County grand jury has indicted a man accused of assaulting a Lexington police officer during a traffic stop last month. Christopher Cobb, 33, was indicted on a dozen charges stemming from the July 3 incident, which... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
I-75 truck driver will not fight extradition to Hamilton CountyThe truck driver charged with vehicular homicide in the June I-75 crash that ki
I-75 truck driver will not fight extradition to Hamilton County
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
The truck driver charged with vehicular homicide in the June I-75 crash that killed six people in Chattanooga agreed today not to fight extradition to Hamilton County to face those charges. Ben Brewer, 39, was arrested in Lexington, Ky., on Aug. 7... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
Police searching for shooting suspect in LexingtonLexington Police are investigating what led to a shooting that sent a man to th
Police searching for shooting suspect in Lexington
WYMT TV News First / Posted 12 days ago
Lexington Police are investigating what led to a shooting that sent a man to the hospital on August 18, 2015. LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington Police are investigating what led to a shooting that sent a man to the hospital. The shooting happened... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Guilford County Animal Shelter search warrants releasedGREENSBORO, N.C. — Search warrants obtained Tuesday show investigators seized 4
Guilford County Animal Shelter search warrants released
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 12 days ago
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Search warrants obtained Tuesday show investigators seized 44 items that included computers, hard drives and digital cameras from the Guilford County Animal Shelter. The warrants state Dr. Patricia Norris, director of animal... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Teen faces indecent liberties with 6-old girlTerry Ray Potts Jr., 16, of 482 Lyons Drive, Winston-Salem, has been charged wi
Teen faces indecent liberties with 6-old girl
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
Terry Ray Potts Jr., 16, of 482 Lyons Drive, Winston-Salem, has been charged with felony indecent liberties with a child. He was given a custody release and a court date of Sept. 22. Lexington Police Detective Lt. Michael Hunt said his agency... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
Lexington police arrest gas station robbery suspectLEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Tuesday, Lexington police said they arrested a man for
Lexington police arrest gas station robbery suspect
WYMT TV News First / Posted 13 days ago
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Tuesday, Lexington police said they arrested a man for robbing a gas station with a gun. According to his arrest citation, Robert Prewitt, 45, was arrested Monday afternoon at the Catholic action Center. Police did not tell... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
Woman hit by car in LexingtonA woman was taken to the hospital after being hit by a car in Lexington on Augu
Woman hit by car in Lexington
WYMT TV News First / Posted 13 days ago
A woman was taken to the hospital after being hit by a car in Lexington on August 17, 2015. LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - A woman was taken to the hospital after being hit by a car in Lexington. The crash happened around 9:50p.m. on Monday at the... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Man accused of posing as wounded Marine to get service dogNICHOLASVILLE, Ky. (WKYT) - A central Kentucky man is accused of tricking a dog
Man accused of posing as wounded Marine to get service dog
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 13 days ago
NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. (WKYT) - A central Kentucky man is accused of tricking a dog training facility into giving him a service dog by pretending to be a wounded Marine. According to an arrest citation, Jeffrey Alcorn, 40, posed as a veteran suffering... Read more
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