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Former Kentucky State Police detective admits he lied in court during murder case

A former Kentucky State Police officer admitted he gave false testimony in a case involving a gruesome murder in Clay County.Charles J. Senters pleaded guilty Tuesday in federal court in Lexington to one charge of making a false statement while under oath.Federal prosecutors agreed to recommend a se

LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER - 2018-10-23 15:00:00

Car hits man lying in road in Paris - ABC 36 News

PARIS, Ky. (WTVQ) – The Paris Police Department is trying to determine if a man found dead on a Paris road was hit by a car or had a medical emergency.According to police, a driver was going down Georgetown Road on Sunday around 7:20 a.m. when he spotted the man in the road.- Advertisement -He turne

WTVQ - 2018-10-23 18:43:28

Frankfort man indicted on 33 offenses - The State Journal

A Franklin County Circuit Court grand jury indicted a 24-year-old Frankfort man on 33 offenses Tuesday, after he lead sheriff’s deputies on a high-speed chase on Bald Knob Road earlier this month.Wanted on an outstanding warrant, James Tyler Steverson fled the Belletpoint area on a 1994 Honda motorc


AG: Texas man traveled to KY to have sex with children - ABC 36 News

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – A Texas man was arrested in Lexington after flying 900 miles to have sex with young children, according to investigators.The Kentucky Attorney General’s Office says 65-year-old Gregory Lee Hruby, of Brazoria, Texas, was arrested at the Blue Grass Airport Friday and charged wi

WTVQ - 2018-10-22 16:24:59

Man charged with drug crimes after fight, gunfire outside Fayette Mall

A man has been charged with drug offenses following a fight that led to gunfire outside Fayette Mall Monday night.Kristopher James, 26, of Lexington was charged Tuesday with buying/possessing drug paraphernalia, trafficking marijuana and trafficking a controlled substance within 1,000 feet of a scho

LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER - 2018-10-23 09:53:00

New Jersey mom follows 'gut feeling', stopping potential school shooting in central Kentucky

LAWRENCEBURG, Ky. (WKYT) - A gut feeling from a New Jersey mom and her tip to dispatch helped Kentucky State Police stop a school shooting before the suspected gunman even left his driveway. Koeberle Bull woke up to a notification. "Well, I woke up Wednesday morning to a message," Bull described. I

WDBJ7.COM - 2018-10-22 13:16:00

UPDATE: Police make arrest in shooting outside Fayette Mall - ABC 36 News

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Lexington Police say a man has been charged in connection to a shooting outside of the Fayette Mall.Police were called to the mall shortly after 7 p.m. Monday to a report of shots fired in the parking lot.- Advertisement -According to witnesses, two people were fighting over

WTVQ - 2018-10-23 14:28:05

Franklin County Schools considers propane as fuel source for school buses - The State Journal

Propane is not just for grilling.The Franklin County Board of Education is considering the purchase of two propane autogas school buses when it places an order next month.At Monday’s board work session at the Franklin County Career and Technical Center, FCS Transportation Director Brad McKinney coun

THE STATE-JOURNAL - 2018-10-23 00:01:08

LPD: Shot fired during fight in Fayette Mall parking lot - ABC 36 News

Fayette Mall posted on its social media accounts that it was aware of the incident, that police were on the scene, adding that regular mall operations were never interrupted.

WTVQ - 2018-10-23 02:34:39

Police, coroner want help after bicyclist killed in Lexington hit-and-run

Relatives of a 47-year-old bicyclist who died after a hit-and-run on North Limestone Saturday have not been found, according to the Fayette County coroner’s office which asked for the public’s help Tuesday.The coroner’s office said Tuesday that John V. Oliver died Sunday at University of Kentucky Ch

LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER - 2018-10-23 10:52:00

Kentucky Lottery giving away Mega Millions coupon - ABC 36 News

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – It’s your chance to get a Mega Millions lottery ticket for free.The Kentucky Lottery is giving away 250 coupons, good for one Mega Millions ticket, at the Red Mile parking lot at 1200 Red Mile Road in Lexington starting at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday.- Advertisement -

WTVQ - 2018-10-22 22:30:15

Two-headed copperhead snake on display at Frankfort wildlife center

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WKYT) -A two-headed copperhead snake found in eastern Kentucky is now on display for visitors in Frankfort.A Leslie County couple discovered the snake, and they donated it to the Salato Wildlife Education Center for educational purposes.“I may encounter a two-headed snake in the wild


Police: Using taser on man probably saved his life - ABC 36 News

HARRODSBURG, Ky. (WTVQ) – Officers taser a man they say was reaching into his pocket, later learning there was a gun inside.Harrodsburg Police say the officers responded to Lexington Road on Sunday to a report of an intoxicated man who pointed a gun at a woman.- Advertisement -

WTVQ - 2018-10-22 18:40:23

Golden Alert issued for Lexington woman - ABC 36 News

64-year-old Maria Del Rosario Peregrina-Perez, missingLEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) — Police are searching for 64-year-old Maria Del Rosario Peregrina-Perez, who they say is schizophrenic and has been missing since 5 p.m. Sunday.According to police, Peregrina-Perez is 5’3″ tall and average build.- Advertise

WTVQ - 2018-10-22 05:09:42

Two men arrested, accused burglarizing Kroger - ABC 36 News

Accused of burglarizing KrogerLEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Employees at the Tates Creek Kroger helped police arrest two men accused of burglarizing the store.According to police, Saturday morning employees noticed someone had stolen cigarettes overnight.- Advertisement -

WTVQ - 2018-10-22 01:41:03

Frankfort back on top with win over Kentucky Country Day - The State Journal

LOUISVILLE — Frankfort High’s football team is back on top.The Panthers won their first regular-season district title since 2015 with a 41-15 victory at Kentucky Country Day Friday.“We had five possessions in the first half and scored on all five,” FHS coach Craig Foley said. “We played very well.“W


Standoff underway at Lexington mobile home park

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WDKY) - Lexington authorities are at the scene of a mobile home park in a standoff situation.Police and fire crews are at Maple Grove Mobile Home Park on Georgetown Road where someone is barricaded. The mobile home park is near the Scott County line.Details on what led to the standof

FOXLEXINGTON.COM - 2018-10-22 10:36:13

Police, fire blotter (Oct. 19-21) - The State Journal

A theft was reported on Twilight Trail at 1:20 a.m.A motor vehicle accident was reported on Versailles Road at 7:28 a.m. No one was injured.An animal complaint was reported on Versailles Road at 7:38 a.m.A motor vehicle accident was reported on Doctors Drive at 8:27 a.m. No one was injured.An animal

THE STATE-JOURNAL - 2018-10-22 19:03:10

5 Things To Do This Weekend In Louisville (10/19) - LEO Weekly

SATURDAY — Oct. 20Via ColoriWaterfront Park Big Four LawnFree | 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. SundayNeed a little color to brighten you day? Via Colori is for artists, musicians, cosplayers and superheroes… and a good cause. Around 100 artists will turn the sidewalks into a wonderland o


Man killed on I-264 by alleged drunk driver identified

LaDavid Al Juawn Delorch, 35, of Louisville, was killed between Taylor Boulevard and Dixie Highway on I-264 around 12:30 a.m.., according to the Jefferson County Coroner's office. The official cause of death is still pending.