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OPD searching for theft suspect
The Owensboro Police Department is investigating a theft of a television.Police said they are looking for the person shown in the photos.If you have any information, you’re asked to call police at 270-687-8888 or leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers at 270-687-8484.
One person taken to hospital in Owensboro shooting
Owensboro Police are investigating a shooting that sent one person to the hospital.Officers said around 10:30 p.m. Sunday, they responded to the area of Tamarack Road and Lovell Drive to investigate a possible robbery.Police said one person was shot and taken to Owensboro Health Regional Hospital.Mu
Evansville Man Sentenced to 75 Years for Murder - 44News | Evansville, IN
The man found guilty last month of a murder in Evansville has received his sentence.Darius Bushrod will serve 75 years for the murder of 32-year-old Anthony Blaylock outside of the American Legion post last year.Authorities say the deadly shooting started with an argument over five dollars. Police
Owensboro police investigating Sunday shooting
OWENSBORO, KY (WFIE) - Owensboro police are investigating after someone was shot late Sunday night.It happened in the area of Tamarack Road and Lovell Drive around 10:30 p.m.Police say someone was shot during a robbery, but the investigation into what exactly happened is ongoing.The person who was s
Moving Makeover: U-Haul Unveils Plan for Former Kmart in Owensboro | Markets Insider
OWENSBORO, Ky.,Oct. 23, 2018/PRNewswire/ --ÂU-HaulÂ® will soon be showcasing its first retail and self-storage facility inOwensborothanks to the recent acquisition of the former KmartÂ® store at 2815 W. Parrish Ave.
Black Bear Sighting Near Owensboro Kentucky
WHAT?!?!?!?! A Black Bear!!!! Is that even possible??? In KY?Saw this FB post on my friend April's page. The bear was spotted near Reynolds Station, Hancock County. YIKES!!!When you catch a Bear on your trail cam in KY!?My son has been trying to convince me all day he heard a Bear when he was in his
Business commits $75K to Owensboro Boys and Girls Club
Domtar will become an impact hero, helping underwrite literacy, drug and alcohol prevention, and healthy lifestyle programs.
Robbery and Shooting in Owensboro Prompts Investigation - 44News | Evansville, IN
Owensboro police are investigating a possible robbery where a person was shot over the weekend.Police responded to the area of Tamarack Road and Lovell Drive on October 21st at 10:29PM on reports of a possible robbery where shots were fired. One person sustained a gunshot wound and was transported t
Ohio County Sheriff's Reports Released - Oct. 23
Levi D. Lyons of Owensboro was charged Oct. 16 with receiving stolen property (firearm), possession of firearm by convicted felon, failure to appear and non-payment of fines.
Ofc. Morris interviewed by KSP, home owner recalls incident
"He got a flashlight over and that was lopped over like this on his left hand," he recalled. He claims Officer Morris fired two shots first before he fired his pistol through his fence, adding officer morris had his hands over his fence, and claims officer morris didn't verbally identify himself as
Countdown to Owensboro Convention Center's New Year's Eve Party - 44News | Evansville, IN
Spectra, the providers of Venue Management and Food Services & Hospitality to the Owensboro Convention Center, say doors will open at 8:00PM on December 31st. Guests can enjoy themed drink specials and concessions will also be available throughout the night.
Owensboro Public Schools celebrate school bus safety week
OWENSBORO, KY (WFIE) - Owensboro Public School are teaching their students how to stay safe on a school bus, while celebrating the workers who keep them safe.Students have a lot to worry about. Classes, homework, teachers, grades, but safety on a school bus shouldn’t be one. Owensboro Public School
Daviess Co. jail gets new security measure
DAVIESS CO., KY (WFIE) - Right now deputies at the Daviess County Detention Center have to keep track of their inmates by paper and pencil, but soon that will no longer with a new security measure.It’s called Guard 1 - a new security system, which allows deputies to scan each inmate’s wristband or c
Pre Trials For One Man Accused Of Sexually Abusing 2 Juveniles - 44News | Evansville, IN
A man in Henderson will begin his Pre-Trial tomorrow.Mario De Lu Luz is accused of raping and sexually abusing 2 juveniles.Detectives say the 2 victims reported that he had abused them several times over a 4 year period that ended in 2017. Although De Lu Luz has denied the allegation, he has still b
Family, friends dedicate tree to murder victim Blake Crews
“He loved nature, loved to be outdoors, loved to be in this park playing frisbee with his friends, loved to be outside,” said Blake’s dad, Greg.
Crews put out fire at Glenmore Distilleries in Owensboro
OWENSBORO, KY (WFIE) - Fire crews were called to Glenmore Distilleries Friday morning.Officials tells us roofing work was underway on one of the old buildings when it caught on fire.Officials told us around 10:45 a.m. they were about to get the fire out, and didn’t expect to be on scene much longer.
Jail outfitted with new safety system
The Daviess County Detention Center is integrating new technology in its cell blocks, and even on its inmate's ID bracelets, that should help improve efficiency and safety.
Tree Dedication Held For Murder Victim Blake Crews - 44News | Evansville, IN
“He really had a lot going for him. He had a bright and promising future. He was a musician, a wonderful drummer, a great friend to a lot of people, and just a kind, loving person,” says Donna Crews, Blake’s mother. “Even though were in excruciating pain and our lives are changed forever we just wan
8 fun things to do in Henderson this weekend
HENDERSON, Ky. - Ahhh, cool weather at last. It feels like fall and we've got some great suggestions on how to slip into the season and enjoy the weekend.
Owensboro's roses smell pretty good
The new hotels, the convention center, the new Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame & Museum, the new Boardwalk Pipeline Partners Building, the new Alorica Building and the Enclave that's nearing completion on Veterans Boulevard.