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Louisville toddler dies after accidentally shooting self in head
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDKY) - Police in Louisville say a toddler has died one day after shooting himself in the head.WLKY reports 2-year-old Montreal Dunn died Thursday night after the accidental shooting on South 32nd Street.Police say an officer rushed the child to Norton Children's Hospital in a cruis
Daughter of Katina Powell arrested in SWAT raid in Russell neighborhood
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Two people -- including the daughter of Katina Powell -- were arrested Thursday, after police say they raided a home in the Russell neighborhood. Officers say they found a large stash of hundreds of pills and several different kinds of narcotics, ready for sale.
2-year-old dies day after accidental shooting
LOUISVILLE, Ky. —A 2-year-old who police said accidentally shot himself earlier this week has died.The coroner said Montreal Dunn died Thursday evening of an accidental gunshot wound to the head.AdvertisementRelated Content2-year-old boy accidentally shoots himself in the head, officials sayPolice s
Which county roads will close soon for bridge work?
"Looks like it'll either be probably later next week or the first of the following week, but it's coming up quickly," County Engineer Bob Warner told the Wayne County commissioners this week.
How was Laraya Hill killed at Chickasaw Park? Police need your help to close case
Family members said Laraya Hill, 12, was playing hide-and-seek with her cousins and when it got dark, her mother began looking for her and discovered Laraya on the ground.
Family: Man found dead inside Jeffersonville home allowed homeless to stay with him
Roger Pinotti, 72, was found inside a house on East High Street on Sunday night.
2 charged after drugs, weapons found in Louisville home
According to the arrest report, the SWAT team hit the home on West Jefferson Street with LMPD detectives and found nearly half a pound of methamphetamine, heroin, marijuana and several hundred pills, all packaged for sale and distribution, and two handguns.
Louisville basketball makes top 5 for four-star forward Jaelyn Withers
Louisville pledge Josh Nickelberry squared off against a top Cards recruiting target, David Johnson. They reviewed each other's performances.Jeff Greer, Louisville Courier Journal
Family, police say woman killed outside club was not intended target
Ahearn, unfortunately, was standing nearby. Police do not believe she was the intended target. A man, thought to be the target, was also shot, but he is expected to survive.
CRAWFORD | Louisville Kickoff Luncheon: Five best quotes
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – The University of Louisville football team held its annual Kickoff Luncheon Friday at the Louisville Marriott Downtown, and while there was plenty of the typical preseason talk, there were a few moments that proved quotable.Here are the five key moments:
Man accused of stealing 300+ cans of Monster, Red Bull from Louisville Kroger
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- An man was arrested Thursday, weeks after police say he stole hundreds of dollars worth of energy drinks from a Louisville grocery store.According to an arrest warrant, the incident took place on July 14, just after 10 a.m. at the Kroger at 12611 Taylorsville Road, near the
Drug, gun charges dropped against ex-Louisville player Chane Behanan
Behanan pleaded guilty to possession of marijuana, but that charge was dropped after he completed a marijuana education program, according to court records.
Jimmy Harper's LMPD whistleblower trial: Key points from the case
After about three hours of deliberation Wednesday and six days of testimony, jurors delivered their $300,000 verdict, awarding Lt. Raymond "Jimmy" Harper $115,000 in lost wages and $185,000 for embarrassment, emotional distress, humiliation and mental anguish. No punitive damages were awarded.
5th person dies from hepatitis A in Louisville
As of Aug. 7, approximately 80,000 people living in the region have been vaccinated.
Victim identified in fatal shooting outside Louisville motorcycle club
The shooting happened outside a motorcycle club, known as the No Haterz Motorcycle Club, near 36th Street and Grand Avenue.
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.
2-year-old shot in the head, rushed to Norton Children's Hospital
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A 2-year-old is being rushed to the hospital after the child was shot in the head.According to a MetroSafe supervisor, the incident took place in the 1700 block of South 32nd Street, near Dr. William G. Weathers Drive, just after 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday.
Pedestrian struck by car and killed near the Louisville UPS facility
Around 6:30 a.m., Louisville Metro Police responded to a report of a person who had been struck by a passenger vehicle near Grade Lane and Ashbottom Road, according to MetroSafe.
Belski's Blog - Mid morning heavy rain update
Updated at 9:30 AM Thursday, August 16.....As of mid-morning anywhere from just over 2 inches to as much as 3.7 inches of rain has fallen in the Louisville area.AdvertisementClick on the video below for the latest on the small streams in the area and what to expect later today.
Overnight rain brings floods in Louisville on Thursday
"But because it's coming into places with poor drainage, the places that can't handle that, like roadways, is where some of the issues will be," said Kyle Wilkins with the National Weather Service in Louisville.