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Federal grand jury charges Louisville man in connection with fatal heroin overdose
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WDRB) -- A Louisville man has been charged by a grand jury after authorities say a Bowling Green woman died from a heroin overdose.According to a release from the Department of Justice, 22-year-old Damone Bell was charged by a federal grand jury on Wednesday.
A Bowling Green man arrested in apparent stand-off
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) --A Bowling Green man is facing several charges this morning, after a stand-off with authorities.
Ex-Deputy gets 3 years probation for wire fraud
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) --A former Monroe County Deputy pleads guilty to a federal wire fraud charge.The U.S. Attorney's Office says Larry Dale Martin entered into a plea agreement where he will serve three years probation and pay restitution of $7,500.Martin pleaded guilty to selling surplus mili
Upcoming driver's license changes in Kentucky
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) --Next year, there will be new changes for drivers in the Bluegrass State but they may come at a much higher price.
Nacarius Fant arrested for trafficking in a controlled substance
According to the drug task force, Nacarius Fant, 22, was arrested following a six week investigation of drug trafficking in cocaine. They say they completing four controlled drug purchases from Fant.
Golden Alert issued for missing Warren County man - ABC 36 News
Missing: 26-year-old Ryan KingBOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WTVQ) — Warren County Sheriff’s Deputies are searching for 26-year-old Ryan King, of Bowling Green, who they say is missing and mentally challenged.The Sheriff’s Office says they were first notified last Sunday that King was missing, after he had got
'I hate to leave': Hinton Cleaners closing after 91 years
A Bowling Green business that once used a Model A Ford to deliver clothes to customers and cleaned the wool uniforms worn by soldiers returning from World War II has pressed its last pair of pants.Hinton Cleaners, which opened a couple years before the start of the Great Depression, is closing its d
KSP looking for catalytic converter thief
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) --Kentucky State Police are after whoever stole eight catalytic converters from a Bowling Green car dealership.Troopers say between midnight and 1:30 a.m. August 13 and 14 someone used a saw to cut off the catalytic converters. They're said to be worth $2200 a piece.Police
McDonald's kiosks coming to all Bowling Green locations
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) --Kiosks are now taking orders at McDonald's locations all across the country, and you'll be able to find them all over Bowling Green in the near future.
1 person killed in fiery 2-car crash in Hart County
HORSE CAVE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Kentucky State Police say one person is dead after a fiery two-car crash Tuesday night in Hart County.It happened near the 4300 block of South Dixie Highway, according to police. Officials say a call reporting the crash was received Tuesday around 8:20 p.m.
Local Kroger reopening to customers in Bowling-Green
During the ceremony, Kroger will be donating $2,500 to the "Feeding America of Kentucky's Heartland" to support their backpack program for Warren County Schools.
POLICE STANDOFF ENDS PEACEFULLY AFTER BG MAN SUSPECTED OF HARMING HIMSELF
On Monday, Warren County Sheriff’s Office received information that Jesse Lilliard, age 31 of Bowling Green, was possibly intoxicated and wanting to harm himself.
Update on petition for Warren County wet/dry vote
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) --Signatures on petitions circulating throughout Warren County to get a wet/dry vote placed on the November ballot were due Tuesday at 4:00 p.m. to the Warren County Clerk's Office.Approximately 13,000 signatures are needed to get a vote placed on the ballot.As of Tuesday n
Missing man in Warren County
WARREN COUNTY, Ky. (WBKO) --Officials in Warren County are asking for the public's help finding a missing mentally ill male.Deputies say they received a call on August 12th, when they say 26-year-old Ryan King got out of a vehicle at the intersection of Morgantown Road and Veterans Memorial Highway
Trying to keep opioids out of the wrong hands
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) --After a physician is sentenced to prison for prescribing opioids to his patients outside the medical practice, many were left wondering how do we prevent incidents like this from happening?
Fatal Crash Closes Highway 76 In Robertson County
WHITE HOUSE, Tenn. - A fatal crash has closed a portion of Highway 76 in Robertson County.The incident happened Tuesday afternoon in the area of Pleasant Grove Road and Union Road.Tennessee Highway Patrol officials confirmed that at least one person was killed in the two-car crash.HAPPENING NOW H
WOMAN STEALS TOOTHBRUSH AND BATTERIES FROM FOOD LION
On Sunday GPD officer Dave Houchens was dispatched to Food Lion in Glasgow in reference to a female shoplifter. While arriving on scene, the original caller reported that the shoplifter, Misty Johnson of Glasgow, was seen getting into a silver car and attempting to leave the area. GPD officers were
Police chase leads to death of suspect in Franklin, Kentucky
Investigation underway into - Kentucky State Police are investigating how a man died while under arrest in Franklin, Ky.Joshua M. Thomason, 29, died after a police chase in Simpson County.Deputies first encountered Thomason when they responded to a call for help at a home on Allen Road Saturday arou
Kentucky physician convicted of improper prescribing gets 4 years
FRANKLIN, Ky. (AP) — A physician in Kentucky convicted of improperly prescribing drugs following the overdose deaths of several patients has been sentenced to four years and two months in prison.The Lexington Herald-Leader reported Saturday that 69-year-old Roy D. Reynolds also was ordered last week
Former Monroe Co. deputy sentenced to probation
BOWLING GREEN — A former Monroe County deputy sheriff, Larry Dale Martin Jr., 35, of Glasgow was sentenced in U.S. District Court, Western District of Kentucky in Bowling Green on Tuesday morning.