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Hepatitis A Outbreak hits Kentucky
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) --Hepatitis A is a highly contagious viral infection of the liver. It is spread when a person ingests the virus from objects, food, or drinks contaminated by small, undetected amounts of stool from an infected person.
Russellville woman arrested on drug charges
While in the home, a deputy found meth, marijuana, eight marijuana plants, along with several items of drug paraphernalia.
Hardee's robbed, man arrested at motel
A man suspected of robbing a Hardee's on Cumberland Trace was arrested Wednesday at a nearby motel.The fast food restaurant at 127 Cumberland Trace was robbed 4:08 p.m. Wednesday afternoon by a person with a black bandanna covering his face who pulled out a BB gun and pointed it at an employee, acco
Police arrest armed robbery suspect at Super 8 in Bowling Green
BOWLING GREEN, Ky (WBKO) --Police have a man in custody following an armed robbery in Bowling Green. The robbery occurred at Hardee's off Scottsville Road.Witnesses say the suspect ran across the street to the Super 8 motel, where he tried to change clothes in the lobby. That's when witnesses tell u
After short pursuit, man is found hiding in brush and is arrested in Logan County
Authorities say, that the driver, later identified as Loren Kirk fled through a field in an attempt to escape from police.
Two cited for animal cruelty in Glasgow
Turcotte used a laser temperature gauge and determined the temperature inside the vehicles was over 114 degrees, according to the news release, and he observed that the dogs were "without any water and panting."
TBI: Investigation underway for officer involved shooting in Portland
According to TBI, the Portland Police Department attempted to conduct a traffic stop, when the vehicle took off from officers, then crashed on Denning Ford Road near the Portland Lake.
Neighborhood car break-ins in Bowling Green
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) --According to several neighbors in the Riverbend Landing community off Old Porter Pike in Bowling Green, they woke up Thursday morning to find their cars had been broken into."I would lock my doors from now on. I mean, I normally do but we all have that slip up and we forg
Fleming, Hernandez carry Bowling Green to 5-0 win over Great Lakes
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) -- Ronaldo Hernandez homered and had two hits, and Josh Fleming allowed just four hits over six innings as the Bowling Green Hot Rods beat the Great Lakes Loons 5-0 on Thursday.Fleming (2-0) picked up the win after he struck out six.Bowling Green got on the board first in the
Three arrested in vandalism investigation
A weekend vandalism spree in Horse Cave damaged 11 vehicles, including a Kentucky State Police patrol car.Several residents discovered Saturday that glass on their vehicles had been broken, according to KSP.
New distribution facility breaks ground in Bowling Green
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) –A new distribution facility broke ground in Bowling Green Wednesday morning, bringing 11 new jobs to Warren County.
Health department recommends hepatitis A vaccine for Warren County residents
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) –The Barren River District Health Department and the Kentucky Department for Public Health are recommending that residents of Warren County over the age of one year get a hepatitis A vaccine due to an ongoing outbreak.A press release Wednesday detailed specific at-risk popu
BG man sentenced to 25 years in deadly shooting
A Bowling Green man accused in the fatal shooting of another man who owed him money was sentenced Tuesday to 25 years in prison.Rudy Villarreal, 48, was sentenced on charges of murder and tampering with physical evidence by Warren Circuit Judge John Grise.Villarreal entered an Alford plea last month
American Leather building distribution center in Bowling Green
The internationalization of Bowling Green and Warren County industry continued Wednesday with a groundbreaking for Mexico-based American Leather Direct.Already home to a number of companies with headquarters in such locales as Germany, Japan, Sweden and Canada, Bowling Green added the Mexican leathe
Two arrested for meth and marijuana after KSP investigates theft complaint - ABC 36 News
LIVERMORE, Ky. (WTVQ)-Kentucky State Police troopers responded to a theft call in Livermore Sunday, but found suspected meth, marijuana and multiple glass pipes on the people inside the home.KSP says 46-year-old Tony Bray and 43-year-old Rachel Willis were arrested and taken to the Daviess County De
Couple charged with possession of meth after traffic stop
JamesA.Fourqurean, 27, Hopkinsville, and Atlanta Armstrong, 19, Crofton, were allegedly found to have a handgun and methamphetamine in the vehicle after a traffic stop, according to a Christian County Sheriff's Office report.
Tennessee mom arrested for smoking crack in McDonald's parking lot with child in back seat
NASHVILLE, Tenn.-NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WZTV)-- A Nashville mom has been charged with child endangerment after police say she was smoking crack in a car while her 6-year-old son was in the back seat.
Cromwell Woman Injured in Rosine Crash
Kentucky State Police said a trooper responded to the accident that occurred around 7:30 a.m. on U.S. 62 and determined Jaime Daugherty, 41, was driving her 2007 Chrysler Sebring and struck a pool of water. Her vehicle left the road and struck a drainage culvert.
Two more indicted in Bell murder
A second individual, Deon Lamar Young, of Indiana, was also indicted on charges of murder, first-degree robbery and 10 counts of first-degree wanton endangerment.
Associate pastor indicted for sexual abuse
A Logan County Grand Jury indicted Willie White, 60, on April 27 for subjecting a 16-year old to sexual contact when he allegedly placed his hand in her back pocket and touched her buttocks for sexual gratification between November and December of 2017.