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Lexington PD looking for man in connection to shooting and robbery - ABC 36 News

On August 2, 2018 officers were dispatched to a home on Chelsea Woods Drive where a man had been shot in the leg. Through the course of the investigation, Whitaker-Blackburn and three other individuals were identified as suspects, two of which have already been located. They are still searching for

WTVQ - 2018-08-17 18:00:16

Sheriff: Arrest made after woman forges signatures, opens loan account

According to a citation from the Sheriff’s Office, back in November of 2017, 32-year-old Tiffany Nunnelley opened a loan account at Personal Finance on Merchant Drive using someone else’s social security number, name, and personal information.

WKYT 27 - 2018-08-17 11:12:00

CRIME REPORT: Three arrested after mother reveals meth in her home

Madison County deputies were at a home on Forest Lane to look for two people who were wanted on warrants, according to a citation. Jessica Davenport, 41, of Forest Lane, Richmond, answered the door and said the two people deputies were seeking weren't there. But she told the deputies there was somet

RICHMOND REGISTER - 2018-08-17 21:41:00

Police charge man with having meth, heroin

Several occupants told officers there were several needles in the car, according to a citation. Officers looked inside the vehicle and could see drug paraphernalia, including orange needle caps and small baggies, in plain view. All occupants were told to exit the vehicle and were detained.

RICHMOND REGISTER - 2018-08-16 22:41:03

Tennessee fugitive in attempted murder case captured in Danville

DANVILLE, Ky. (WKYT) –A man is being held in the Boyle County Detention Center, waiting to be extradited to Tennessee to answer in an attempted murder case.

WKYT 27 - 2018-08-17 11:50:00

Richmond police arrest suspect following chase - ABC 36 News

RICHMOND, Ky. (WTVQ) – The search for a man who police say showed a weapon and led them on a chase Wednesday morning is in custody.The search for that suspect prompted Eastern Kentucky University to issue a campus safety alert around 7:41 a.m.- Advertisement -Police say it started when they were cal


Fire closes New Circle Road for period of time Friday - ABC 36 News

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- The Lexington Fire Department was called out to a structure fire Friday morning on New Circle Road near the Golden Corral.The fire department says the fire was contained and put out quickly. They also say the outer loop of New Circle Road was closed for a period of time. The r

WTVQ - 2018-08-17 20:03:26

Lexington 22-year-old inmate dies four days after arrest. Investigations start.

Bridgette Mae Hall was transferred to a nearby hospital when found unresponsive at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, according to a release from the jail. She died at 5:32 p.m. Thursday, the jail said.

LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER - 2018-08-17 12:40:00

BREAKING NEWS: Lexington Fire on the scene of a floor collapse; at least 2 people trapped - ABC 36 News

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- Lexington Fire Department is on the scene of what they say is a floor collapse in a building off Westland Drive. They tell us two people are trapped inside.We are working on learning which building this collapse happened in. We will continue to update you as we learn more info

WTVQ - 2018-08-16 20:53:20

High waters flood Madison County roads

There are tree limbs, debris, trash and other remnants of where the water used to be. A barrier still blocks the road but the water level is continuing to fall.

WKYT 27 - 2018-08-17 11:10:00

Cane sword used in Lexington bar fight

Kevin Jackson, 62, is charged with carrying a concealed deadly weapon and two counts of assault.

WKYT 27 - 2018-08-17 03:59:00

Estill County soccer coach arrested, charged with rape

Troopers charged Andrew Hatton, 28, of Irvine, with five counts of third-degree rape, two counts of prohibited use of electronic communication system to procure minor/peace officer regarding sex offense, two counts of possessing/viewing matter portraying sexual performances by a minor and three coun

RICHMOND REGISTER - 2018-08-16 02:39:55

Accident reconstruction part of 'typical' KSP investigation

The investigation into Sunday's collision between a bicyclist and an official Somerset vehicle is ongoing, Kentucky State Trooper Matthew Parmley said Wednesday night. Meanwhile, the 15-year-old cyclist who was transported to UK Medical Center with injuries that include bleeding on the liver is now

COMMONWEALTH JOURNAL - 2018-08-17 04:12:08

41 arrested in Richmond undercover shoplifting sting

In an initiative called "Operation Broken Cart," police and loss prevention specialists spent three days targeting individuals stealing from seven stores in the Richmond area. Suspects were seen taking a variety of items, including electronics and cosmetics.


Crash causes Richmond railroad crossing to close for more than a day

RICHMOND, Ky. (WKYT) -Richmond police say a crash has forced a railroad crossing to close for more than a day.Police say the wreck is causing the crossing at Four Mile Road to close for up to 36 hours.Madison County emergency managers say the crash caused damage to the crossing.The city has set up d


$30k of drugs seized in blitz

A few months ago, the Kentucky Organized Retail Crime Association, a group of retailers who work to reduce property crimes, reached out to Richmond Chief of Police James Ebert and asked if the RPD would be interested in a joint effort operation aimed at getting shoplifters out of Madison County stor


Nicholasville police looking for man accused of robbing bank Wednesday morning

NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. (WKYT) -Nicholasville police are searching for a bank robbery suspect after a branch was held up Wednesday morning.Police say the man pictured in a blue hoodie is wanted in connection to the robbery at Citizens Commerce Bank just after 11 a.m.The person shown on surveillance video


Kentucky high school soccer coach accused of sex with, sending nude photos to students

A high school soccer coach has been arrested after allegations that he sent nude and sexually explicit photos and a video to female students on Snapchat and had sex with a student.Andrew Hatton, 28, of Irvine, a soccer coach at Estill County High School, was arrested by state police Tuesday afternoo


Police: Man flashes gun to officers, arrested after pursuit into Richmond neighborhood

RICHMOND, Ky. (WDKY) - Richmond police say a man is in custody after he showed a weapon during a confrontation with officers.Police responded to the Richmond Athletic Club near the Eastern Bypass after receiving a report that a man was breaking into vehicles.An officer said the man displayed a weapo


Dozens charged in shoplifting sting in Richmond - ABC 36 News

RICHMOND, Ky. (WTVQ) – A three-day operation led to charges against more than 50 people in Richmond.The Richmond Police Department says it conducted a joint operation with local retail loss prevention officers on August 7, 8, and 9 to target and identify those involved in retail theft.- Advertisemen