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Richmond Police Department Dunk-A-Cop event on Saturday - ABC 36 News

RICHMOND, Ky. (WTVQ) – The Richmond Police Department is holding Dunk-A-Cop on Saturday.It’s from 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

WTVQ - 2018-08-17 12:26:50

Sheriff: Arrest made after woman forges signatures, opens loan account

According to a citation from the Sheriff’s Office, back in November of 2017, 32-year-old Tiffany Nunnelley opened a loan account at Personal Finance on Merchant Drive using someone else’s social security number, name, and personal information.

WKYT 27 - 2018-08-17 11:12:00

Scott County Sheriff’s Office seeks vehicle of interest

The driver of a Silver Toyota Corrola identified by law enforcement as Adrianna Poole, 24, of Georgetown was driving at 8:40 a.m. Tuesday west on Muddy Ford Road in Georgetown.

NEWS-GRAPHIC.COM - 2018-08-18 09:00:00

CRIME REPORT: Three arrested after mother reveals meth in her home

Madison County deputies were at a home on Forest Lane to look for two people who were wanted on warrants, according to a citation. Jessica Davenport, 41, of Forest Lane, Richmond, answered the door and said the two people deputies were seeking weren't there. But she told the deputies there was somet

RICHMOND REGISTER - 2018-08-17 21:41:00

High waters flood Madison County roads

There are tree limbs, debris, trash and other remnants of where the water used to be. A barrier still blocks the road but the water level is continuing to fall.

WKYT 27 - 2018-08-17 11:10:00

Police charge man with having meth, heroin

Several occupants told officers there were several needles in the car, according to a citation. Officers looked inside the vehicle and could see drug paraphernalia, including orange needle caps and small baggies, in plain view. All occupants were told to exit the vehicle and were detained.

RICHMOND REGISTER - 2018-08-16 22:41:03

Lexington PD looking for man in connection to shooting and robbery - ABC 36 News

On August 2, 2018 officers were dispatched to a home on Chelsea Woods Drive where a man had been shot in the leg. Through the course of the investigation, Whitaker-Blackburn and three other individuals were identified as suspects, two of which have already been located. They are still searching for

WTVQ - 2018-08-17 18:00:16

Lexington police investigating jail inmate's death

Hall, 22, was booked in the Fayette County Detention Center Sunday and charged with DUI, reckless driving and drug possession.

WKYT 27 - 2018-08-17 10:56:00

Richmond police arrest suspect following chase - ABC 36 News

RICHMOND, Ky. (WTVQ) – The search for a man who police say showed a weapon and led them on a chase Wednesday morning is in custody.The search for that suspect prompted Eastern Kentucky University to issue a campus safety alert around 7:41 a.m.- Advertisement -Police say it started when they were cal


41 arrested in Richmond undercover shoplifting sting

In an initiative called "Operation Broken Cart," police and loss prevention specialists spent three days targeting individuals stealing from seven stores in the Richmond area. Suspects were seen taking a variety of items, including electronics and cosmetics.


Estill County soccer coach arrested, charged with rape

Troopers charged Andrew Hatton, 28, of Irvine, with five counts of third-degree rape, two counts of prohibited use of electronic communication system to procure minor/peace officer regarding sex offense, two counts of possessing/viewing matter portraying sexual performances by a minor and three coun


Crash causes Richmond railroad crossing to close for more than a day

RICHMOND, Ky. (WKYT) -Richmond police say a crash has forced a railroad crossing to close for more than a day.Police say the wreck is causing the crossing at Four Mile Road to close for up to 36 hours.Madison County emergency managers say the crash caused damage to the crossing.The city has set up d


Police: Man flashes gun to officers, arrested after pursuit into Richmond neighborhood

RICHMOND, Ky. (WDKY) - Richmond police say a man is in custody after he showed a weapon during a confrontation with officers.Police responded to the Richmond Athletic Club near the Eastern Bypass after receiving a report that a man was breaking into vehicles.An officer said the man displayed a weapo


$30k of drugs seized in blitz

A few months ago, the Kentucky Organized Retail Crime Association, a group of retailers who work to reduce property crimes, reached out to Richmond Chief of Police James Ebert and asked if the RPD would be interested in a joint effort operation aimed at getting shoplifters out of Madison County stor


Structure fire shuts down part of New Circle Road

You Could be Saving Hundreds of Dollars on Medical Expenses. Here’s Why.SponsoredCane sword used in Lexington bar fight2 injured after 'significant' floor collapse inside Lexington buildingStructure fire shuts down part of New Circle RoadPerson dies after Interstate 75 wreck in Laurel CountyLexingto

WKYT 27 - 2018-08-17 07:29:00

Lexington 22-year-old inmate dies four days after arrest. Investigations start.

Bridgette Mae Hall was transferred to a nearby hospital when found unresponsive at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, according to a release from the jail. She died at 5:32 p.m. Thursday, the jail said.

LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER - 2018-08-17 12:40:00

High-profile Kentucky murder led to new domestic violence law. It’s not being used.

On the morning of Sept. 11, 2009, former state Rep. Steve Nunnshot and killed his ex-fiance, Amanda Ross, in the parking lot outside Opera House Square in downtown Lexington.The shooting garnered national headlines and sparked a cry for more legislation to end domestic violence.The 2010 Kentucky Gen

LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER - 2018-08-17 11:15:00

Police search for suspect in shooting near downtown Richmond

RICHMOND, Ky. (WKYT) -One person is being treated for injuries following a shooting in Madison County.Richmond police told WKYT the shooting happened around 11 p.m. Monday night near 2nd Street.The adult male victim suffered non-life threatening injuries.Police do not have a description of the suspe


Partnership between EKU aviation program, Blue Grass Airport expands with opening of new facility - KyForward.com

With the recent opening at the airport of a new facility for general (private) aviation aircraft owners, EKU students are enjoying yet another opportunity for valuable internships and part-time employment. At a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Aug. 14, airport officials were joined by members of the gener

KYFORWARD.COM - 2018-08-17 04:47:48

BREAKING NEWS: Lexington Fire on the scene of a floor collapse; at least 2 people trapped - ABC 36 News

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- Lexington Fire Department is on the scene of what they say is a floor collapse in a building off Westland Drive. They tell us two people are trapped inside.We are working on learning which building this collapse happened in. We will continue to update you as we learn more info

WTVQ - 2018-08-16 20:53:20