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Police working injury accident involving pedestrian in Lexington - ABC 36 News

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – An accident involving three vehicles and a pedestrian has shut down a Lexington road.The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says the accident happened just before 12 p.m. Thursday on Georgetown Road between Berea Road and Iron Works Pike.- Advertisement -The roadway is shutdown

WTVQ - 2018-06-21 16:08:24

Lexington restaurant owner facing sex abuse charges

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) -A Lexington restaurant owner who is already on Kentucky's sex offender registry is behind bars on two new charges.Police arrested 54-year-old Willie Love Talley on Wednesday. Talley is the owner of Talley's BBQ.Talley is facing charges of 3rd degree sexual abuse and sex offend

WKYT 27 - 2018-06-20 17:11:00

Jimmy John's employee quit work, robbed the place, Lexington police say

The robbery occurred June 1 at the Waller Avenue Jimmy John's, police said. When an employee was taking the trash out, he was approached by an unknown man with his face covered and armed with a handgun, the witness told police.

LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER - 2018-06-21 11:25:00

Law allowed chef to hire teen he's accused of abusing - ABC 36 News

Chef Talley is known for feeding the homeless, first responders, and kids for free, but the community got a reminder Wednesday that Talley is a registered sex offender.

WTVQ - 2018-06-21 22:45:01

Man charged with robbery of minor - ABC 36 News

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) — Lexington police have arrested a man after they say he robbed a teenage boy at gunpoint and pistol whipped him.Police say Dakeyione Jackson held a 15-year-old at gunpoint and pistol whipped him, before stealing the boy’s backpack.- Advertisement -

WTVQ - 2018-06-21 08:58:19

Judge denies defense's request for mistrial, directed verdict as Marine murder trial heads toward closing arguments

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) -Defense attorneys were dealt setbacks as testimony nears its end in the murder trial of a Marine shot and killed outside a Lexington bar.Quincinio Canada and Dawan Mulazim are accused of murdering Jonathan Price, a Marine who was with his wife outside Austin City Saloon in Lex

WKYT 27 - 2018-06-21 17:57:00

Georgetown Road shut down after pedestrian hit, injured in wreck

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) -Lexington authorities have shut down Georgetown Road north of Berea Road because of a wreck involving a pedestrian.The wreck involved three vehicles and a pedestrian.Police have not released the condition of the pedestrian or any vehicle occupants.This story will be updated.

WKYT 27 - 2018-06-21 10:54:00

Some Lexington schools are redistricting again. Which neighborhoods could be affected?

But this week,a committee of school district representatives,parents and people representing home builders, Realtors, the city and Commerce Lexington talked about draft scenarios for areas that could potentially be redistricted. They set a tentative date for a public forum on July 24. The time and o

LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER - 2018-06-21 10:10:00

Jury hears DNA evidence on fifth day of trial for men accused of murdering marine - ABC 36 News

“That is correct. They were excluded. They were both excluded as contributed to that mixture,” Megan Dillery Duff, a forensic biologist, said.

WTVQ - 2018-06-20 22:11:17

Police: Scammers recruit homeless in check cashing scheme

However, they need a payee name, someone who is willing to cash the check. They drive to homeless shelters and offer people money for a few hours of "work." They take them to get new clothes and then send them to banks where the homeless person uses their own ID to cash the bad checks.

FOXLEXINGTON.COM - 2018-06-21 09:30:22

Lexington family forced from home by fire - ABC 36 News

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- A Lexington family is going to have to find somewhere else to temporarily live after a fire started in their home Tuesday evening.The Lexington Fire Department says the fire started around 6:20 p.m. on Copper Springs Drive at Corona Drive. The family all made is out safely.


Patriot officer's 1791 home in Paris, KY., may be demolished

Preservationists are alarmed that the owner of a historic 1791 house in Paris, Ky., has threatened to demolish it if he can't sell it soon. Revolutionary War Capt. James Wright built the house, as well as a 1786 log cabin behind it.


Grad Transfer Star Reid Travis Officially Commits To Kentucky

LEXINGTON, KY - NOVEMBER 14: A general view of the Kentucky Wildcats game against the Grand Canyon Antelopes at Rupp Arena on November 14, 2014 in Lexington, Kentucky. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

THESPUN.COM - 2018-06-20 15:51:25

He put Ambien in ex-girlfriend's food, pleasured himself sexually while she slept, police say

A Lexington man is accused of stalking his ex-girlfriend and putting Ambien, a prescription drug for insomnia, in her food so he could sexually abuse her while she slept.Peter Horine, 65, was arrested Sunday after a Richmond police officer found him on the back porch of a home where he didn't live.


Police investigate attempted armed robbery at Lexington gas station - ABC 36 News

gun police armed robbery-shootingLEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) — Police are searching for a suspect, after they say a man attempted to rob the Thornton’s on Winchester Road with a handgun.According to police, it happened around 1:30 a.m. Wednesday.- Advertisement -

WTVQ - 2018-06-20 08:37:23

Scott County siblings say 'rare' moped given as father's day gift stolen

GEORGETOWN, Ky. (WKYT) -The Scott County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help after a Honda moped given as a father's day gift was stolen.Deputies released information on Facebook in hopes of gathering leads.Siblings told authorities they searched for a moped their dad had back in the '8


LPD: Burglary suspect tried to sell stolen items to detectives - ABC 36 News

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – A man looking to sell some stolen items tried to sell to the wrong buyer, according to Lexington police.Police say 32-year-old Edward W. Woods was arrested Tuesday for a string of recent burglaries.- Advertisement -


Lexington man accused of trying to sell stolen items on social media

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) -Lexington police say a man is behind bars after committing multiple burglaries before trying to sell the stolen items on social media.Police say they found stolen items up for sale on social media, and they connected the items to 32-year-old Edward Woods.Detectives set up a me


Lexington dad accused of killing son on Father's Day

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WDRB)-- A man is in jail accused of murdering his son on Father's Day in Lexington.To read the original WKYT story, CLICK HERE.


Monroe Co. man drowns at Mill Creek Lake

Troy Murphy, 27, of Monroe County, was in a kayak about 50 yards from the lake's boat ramp when the incident occurred.