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CRIME REPORT: Berea man facing assault, unlawful imprisonment charges
According to the Madison County warrant, on Oct. 10, Christopher Hudson, of Chapel Lane, entered a business on Commercial Drive in Richmond and started arguing with the victim. He started calling the victim names and throwing things at them. Hudson then took the victim to the back of the business, g
Berea Pride in full swing
The first ever Berea Pride week is in full swing, according to Kristina Anderson, who organized the event along with fellow Berea College student Hunter Malone.
Madison County confirms reconstruction of I-75 and KY 627 - ABC 36 News
RICHMOND, Ky. (WTVQ) – Madison County Judge Executive has announced that the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has finalized arrangements to bid the Exit 95 Interstate Exchange project in January 2019.At the invite of the Shiloh Pointe and Shiloh Crest Homeowner’s Association, the Transportation annou
Shoplifting arrest ends in drug charges - ABC 36 News
ROCKCASTLE COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ)- Brodhead Police say a woman was arrested for shoplifting, but that’s not all.
Body found on Long Street identified
The decomposed body discovered near a wooded area last week on Long Street has been identified.Laurel County Coroner Doug Bowling said on Thursday that an autopsy had revealed the body was that of 58-year-old Mark Wagers of 405 West 7th Street in Corbin. The cause of death is still unknown, although
These veterans are questioning Amy McGrath’s military record. Here’s what she did.
But as Election Day nears in hernationally-watched race against U.S. Rep. Andy Barr, R-Lexington, some veterans in the 19-county district are accusing McGrath of misrepresenting her role in combat missions as she speaks to voters.
Man accused of firing shot in Lexington business - ABC 36 News
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – A shot goes off in a Lexington business and police say they have the man who fired it.According to court documents, 30-year-old Alford Stokley came into the Game King on Winchester Road Sunday with a woman and two children.- Advertisement -An employee at the store says after
Police searching for missing 3-year-old in Berea
Kentucky State Police confirm troopers are looking for a missing child in Madison County.According to State Trooper Robert Purdy, 3-year-old Eden Hines walked away from her home in Berea in the area of Mallory Spring and Red Lick Road around 1:25 p.m. Sunday.Hines was last seen wearing a blue sweate
Drug trafficking suspect accused of child endangerment - ABC 36 News
According to court documents, while searching Cotton’s home, police found a large quantity of press and powdered fentanyl, drug paraphernalia and a stolen gun.
Police: Woman caught shoplifting in Dollar General
BRODHEAD, Ky. (WYMT) -A woman is facing several charges after a shoplifting incident in Rockcastle County.Police in Brodhead said someone at the Dollar General called in the complaint Thursday.They found Angelia Cox with the stolen items. They did not say what those items were.Police also said she h
Convicted sex offender accused of targeting elderly was arrested in Kentucky traffic stop
Charleston police said a man who was targeting the elderly in Kentuckywas caught in Richmond, Ky., after a trooper conducted a traffic stop on a silver Jeep with improper registration.
Woman arrested following stabbing in Mt. Sterling parking lot
MT. STERLING, Ky. (WKYT) -A Mt. Sterling woman is behind bars after police say a stabbing occurred at a local restaurant parking lot.Kanaetha Honeycutt, 29, was arrested and charged with second-degree assault.The victim was injured and went to UK Hospital in Lexington.The arrest comes after dispatch
Berea’s new playground on fast track for completion as model site for little tikes
This is an artist’s rendering of the PlayStax playground equipment by little tikes, which will be installed soon to replace the recently removed equipment next to Duerson Stadium. The project allows the city to build a safer, state-of-the-art playground for less money than was budgeted.
Man charged with trafficking methamphetamine
Richmond police arrested a man for trafficking in methamphetamine, among other charges, early Wednesday morning after officers were called to Speedway on Merrick Drive.
Man arrested following machete attack - ABC 36 News
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – A man pulled out a machete and attacked a woman in Lexington, according to police.
Police arrest Clark Co., Ky. man on charges related to child porn
WINCHESTER, Ky. (WDRB) -- Kentucky State Police say a Clark County man is behind bars after he was arrested for charges related to child pornography.Officials with KSP's Electronic Crime Branch arrested 40-year-old Allen Martin on Tuesday night, according to a news release.
KSP arrests man on drug charges, wanton endangerment
Dispatch also said Charles Biggs (no image available), 34, of Richmond Road, Berea, was swerving the vehicle in and out of oncoming traffic, according to a citation.
Threatening note found at Lexington high school - ABC 36 News
Just before the end of the school day, one of our students reported finding graffiti threatening violence at our school on a flier in one of the stalls in a girls’ restroom. The student brought the flier to her teacher, who immediately alerted school leaders. Working with the police officers in our
Investigation underway after Lexington inmate found unresponsive dies
An investigation is underway after the death of an inmate who was found unresponsive in his bed Monday at the Fayette County jail.Larry Richard Young, 62, was found unresponsive at 9:09 a.m. on Monday, according to the jail. He was taken to a hospital and pronounced dead about an hour later.Young wa
RPD arrests woman for drugs, endangering minor
Officers arrived to the school and spoke with a juvenile who said a man sexually abused them in January, according to a citation. Social services then met with officers at the juvenile's home regarding possible drug use in the home, as well.