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Car drives through apartment building in Lexington - ABC 36 News
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) — Police say no charges will be filed after someone drove through Cambridge Park Apartments around 11 o’clock Monday night.Police say the person was driving by the apartments and fell asleep, which caused them to crash through the building.- Advertisement -
DNA from Lexington woman’s killing took a year to analyze. Indictment took a year more.
A witness statement and DNA evidence led to the murder indictment of a Georgetown man in connection with the 2016 death of a woman in Lexington.Jarvis D. Garrett, 26, was indicted Monday by a Fayette County grand jury in the death of Stephanie Mullins, 46. Garrett was also indicted on a charge of be
Lexington police sergeant accused of stalking, spying in request for protective order
Susan Straub, spokeswoman for Lexington Mayor Jim Gray, said she could not comment on the allegations against Middleton. Middleton could not immediately be reached for comment.
He thought he was going to have sex with a 14-year-old. Now he’s going to prison.
A Lexington man thought he was going to meet a 14-year-old girl for sex at a Lexington hotel.Instead he is going to prison for more than 10 years.Timothy Mark Poynter II, 33, posted an ad on Craigslist, and two undercover officers responded to him. State police said last year that he was trying to f
COURT: Six receive diverted sentences
Judge William Clouse ordered the three-year sentence for receiving stolen property (less than $10,000) for Christopher Wright, 22, of Winchester, diverted for the same amount of time. Wright had been arrested in October 2017 when Madison County Sheriff's deputies came to his rescue.
Two men, 87 and 46 years old, die in Lexington tractor-trailer collision.
Raymond Gay, 87, and Terry Burden, 46, died as a result of the crash that shut down Georgetown Road for most of Monday afternoon, according to the Fayette County Coroner.
Chick-fil-A offers free chicken to celebrate new Lexington restaurant
Chick-fil-A will be celebrating their 40th year of operating in Kentucky by opening a new restaurant in Lexington and offering the public free chicken.According to the company, there will be a Chick-fil-A First 100 event at the grand opening of the new location on 2299 Richmond Road.The event is des
Coroner identifies victims in Georgetown Road collsion
Terry Burden, 46, of Georgetown, and Raymond Gay, 87, of Lexington, died when their vehicles were struck by a truck's flatbed trailer near the Scott-Fayette county line.
Man charged in string of downtown Lexington car break-ins
Travis Alan Asher, 26, is charged with four counts of theft from a vehicle, one count of theft of a controlled substance and two counts of drug possession, according to police. The thefts he is charged with occurred on Virginia Avenue, Mill, Upper and Short streets.
Georgetown Police Department drone assisting law enforcement
Buy NowGeorgetown Police Department officers Lt. Philip Halley, right, and Mitch Lair install a battery pack in the agency’s drone. The unmanned craft has been used in investigations, tracking suspects and locating lost hikers since it was purchased last year.News-Graphic photo by Jennifer Peryman
Woman arrested for robbery after shoplifting allegedly turns violent - ABC 36 News
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) — Police have arrested a woman they say shoplifted from the Tates Creek Kroger, then became violent when confronted by employees.According to police, 33-year-old Rachel Pelfrey was in the process of shoplifting when loss prevention officers confronted her.- Advertisement -
Snoop Dogg bringing tour to Lexington
Snoop Dogg / Facebook/ MGN OnlineByWKYT News Staff|Posted:Mon 7:33 AM, Aug 13, 2018Snoop Dogg is coming to Rupp Arena.The rapper is bringing his Puff Puff Pass Tour to Lexington December 8.Snoop Dogg will be joined by Warren G, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony and five other performers.Tickets start at $39 and
Can a bus pass help end homelessness? Lexington is about to find out.
The most common barrier for people trying to move from homelessness to housed is lack of transportation.Last week, Lexington and Lextran launched a free bus pass program for homeless people who are trying to find employment and housing. The pilot program is one of the first in the state of Kentucky,
Snoop Dogg is coming to Rupp Arena with a bunch of friends
Hip-hop iconSnoop Dogghas been added toRupp Arena’s concert calendar with a Dec. 8 visit by his Puff Puff Pass tour that is loaded with support acts.The lineup includes Too Short, Warren G, Bone Thugs-n-Harmony, B-Legit, Baby Bash, Afro Man, Spice 1, The Luniz, East Sidaz, and Suga Free. Music fans
Driver left with life-threatening injuries - ABC 36 News
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- A serious crash in Lexington Sunday morning has a man in the hospital with life-threatening injuries.Police say the man was driving towards Georgetown Road on Mercer Road when he hit a tree around 1:40 AM.- Advertisement -First responders found the car in the middle of the roa
Coroner identifies man killed in wreck Friday on Old Frankfort Pike - ABC 36 News
Police think he lost control over the hill, over-corrected, and hit the fence.
Markey Center earns renewal of national cancer designation - ABC 36 News
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) – The University of Kentucky says its Markey Cancer Center has had its national cancer center designation renewed for the next five years.The Markey Center is one of 70 centers nationally, and the only one in Kentucky, with the designation from the National Cancer Institute.- Adv
Teen killed in Bath County crash
According to police, an 18-year-old was driving a Chevy Malibu east on KY 36 when she lost control of the car, ran off the road and hit a utility pole.
Lexington restaurant taking on addiction through life-changing food
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WDRB) -- After losing 13 employees to addiction over 10 years, two Lexington restaurant owners are taking on the opioid epidemic through life-changing food.DV8 Kitchen hires people in treatment for addiction using the restaurant as a tool for recovery and rehabilitation.
Grant helps addiction recovery effort in Clark County
WINCHESTER, Ky. (WKYT) -A grant is helping two different groups in Clark County, including one that aims to reach addicts by offering them help when they need it the most.The toll addiction has taken in Winchester is similar to other towns across Kentucky. Amber Fields Hull knows that price first ha