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Convicted sex offender accused of targeting elderly was arrested in Kentucky traffic stop

Charleston police said a man who was targeting the elderly in Kentuckywas caught in Richmond, Ky., after a trooper conducted a traffic stop on a silver Jeep with improper registration.

WCHSTV.COM - 2018-10-18 09:25:01

Man charged with trafficking methamphetamine

Richmond police arrested a man for trafficking in methamphetamine, among other charges, early Wednesday morning after officers were called to Speedway on Merrick Drive.

RICHMOND REGISTER - 2018-10-17 22:18:00

Drug trafficking suspect accused of child endangerment - ABC 36 News

According to court documents, while searching Cotton’s home, police found a large quantity of press and powdered fentanyl, drug paraphernalia and a stolen gun.

WTVQ - 2018-10-18 11:20:01

Man arrested following machete attack - ABC 36 News

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – A man pulled out a machete and attacked a woman in Lexington, according to police.

WTVQ - 2018-10-18 10:15:43

$1 Powerball ticket sold in Lexington; jackpot swells to $430 million

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) -No one the jackpot in Wednesday night's Powerball drawing, but someone in Kentucky did win $1 million.

WKYT 27 - 2018-10-18 06:37:00

KSP arrests man on drug charges, wanton endangerment

Dispatch also said Charles Biggs (no image available), 34, of Richmond Road, Berea, was swerving the vehicle in and out of oncoming traffic, according to a citation.

RICHMOND REGISTER - 2018-10-17 02:57:32

Threatening note found at Lexington high school - ABC 36 News

Just before the end of the school day, one of our students reported finding graffiti threatening violence at our school on a flier in one of the stalls in a girls’ restroom. The student brought the flier to her teacher, who immediately alerted school leaders. Working with the police officers in our

WTVQ - 2018-10-18 00:07:31

Police arrest Clark Co., Ky. man on charges related to child porn

WINCHESTER, Ky. (WDRB) -- Kentucky State Police say a Clark County man is behind bars after he was arrested for charges related to child pornography.Officials with KSP's Electronic Crime Branch arrested 40-year-old Allen Martin on Tuesday night, according to a news release.

WDRB.COM - 2018-10-17 15:08:00

Investigation underway after Lexington inmate found unresponsive dies

An investigation is underway after the death of an inmate who was found unresponsive in his bed Monday at the Fayette County jail.Larry Richard Young, 62, was found unresponsive at 9:09 a.m. on Monday, according to the jail. He was taken to a hospital and pronounced dead about an hour later.Young wa

LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER - 2018-10-17 17:39:00

$1 million Mega Millions winner in KY - ABC 36 News

The Kentucky Lottery says, while no one hit last night’s Mega Millions jackpot, one lucky player did match all the white ball winning numbers but not the Mega Ball to win the game’s second prize of $1 million.

WTVQ - 2018-10-17 11:45:53

Police: Robbers posed as sellers on Facebook Marketplace

Officers say that on multiple instances Oct. 5 members of the Lexington community responded to announcements on Facebook Marketplace that advertised mobile phones for sale. When the victims met the alleged seller at predetermined locations downtown, they were robbed, according to police.

WKYT 27 - 2018-10-17 16:19:00

Nicholas Co. HS senior dies after wreck - ABC 36 News

NICHOLAS COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – A 17-year old Nicholas County high school senior has died after a head on collision, according to the Fayette County Coroner.

WTVQ - 2018-10-17 17:23:22

RPD arrests woman for drugs, endangering minor

Officers arrived to the school and spoke with a juvenile who said a man sexually abused them in January, according to a citation. Social services then met with officers at the juvenile's home regarding possible drug use in the home, as well.


Jury recommends decades-long prison sentence for man convicted of murdering Trinity Gay

Gay, 15, was shot and killed in the parking lot of Cookout restaurant on South Broadway in Lexington in October of 2016. Her father, Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay, said the family was happy with the jury's guilty verdicts Monday night.

FOXLEXINGTON.COM - 2018-10-16 16:55:42

‘We don’t need the hate and division.’ Protesters gather outside Trump rally in Richmond.

Several hundred protesters assembled outside Alumni Coliseum on the campus of Eastern Kentucky University Saturday evening to protestPresident Donald Trump’s appearance with U. S. Rep. Andy Barr.“I’m totally against everything this administration is for...” said Sara Mielock, of Lexington. “It’s goo


Father charged after baby found with drugs in system - ABC 36 News

The nine-month-old was brought to the hospital in Georgetown on August 6 after she became drowsy and, eventually, non-responsive.


Head of Community Action Council accused of sexual harassment - ABC 36 News

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) — The head of the Community Action Council in Lexington, which helps low income people and families, is accused of sexually harassing a female employee.

WTVQ - 2018-10-16 22:17:26

Dangerous pork, signs of mice: More Lexington restaurants put on probation

Proper restaurant hygiene practices are critical to preventing the spread of food-borne illness, such as norovirus, which sickened more than 300 people this summer in Lexington, according to the health department.


Three year old girl missing in Madison County - ABC 36 News

3-year old Eden Hines, of Richmond, walked away from her Mallory Springs Road home on 10-14-18


Police: One person found shot inside vehicle outside Platinum Dolls - ABC 36 News

shooting gunLEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – One person was shot outside a strip club in Lexington, according to police.Authorities say they responded to Platinum Dolls off New Circle Road around 7:20 Monday morning for a possible shooting.- Advertisement -