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6-year-old's conversation overheard by school cafeteria worker leads to arrest of Floyd County man

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A six-year-old's story at a school lunch table resulted in a 67-year old man facing child molestation charges. Court records say the little girl told friends graphic details about Keith Mohney touching her private area. She also said they, "have fun and play games in his ch

WDRB.COM - 2018-03-20 17:58:00

Shooting reported outside Norton Hospital

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A shooting has been reported outside a local hospital. Few details were immediately available, but MetroSafe confirmed the call came in at 9:02 p.m. that the shooting took place just outside Norton Hospital in the 200 block of East Chestnut Street in downtown Louisville. WAVE

WAVE 3 - 2018-03-20 01:09:10

Man found not guilty in 6-year-old's stabbing death

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - An Indianapolis man accused of stabbing and killing a 6-year-old Versailles, Kentucky boy in his bed, has been found not guilty by reason of insanity. After about 12 hours of deliberation, Ronald Exantus was found not guilty of both murder and burglary. PREVIOUS STORY: 6-year

WAVE 3 - 2018-03-20 09:37:54

Man performing inside Cole's Place during Saturday's shooting said it was 'chaos'

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A man who was performing onstage during Saturday night's shooting at Cole's Place in west Louisville said the night was pure chaos. Montez Jones was hyping up the crowd and dancing when shots were fired just feet from him. "Out of nowhere, I heard shots ring out," Jones sai

WDRB.COM - 2018-03-20 04:19:00

Teen sentenced to 27 years for armed robberies in Southern Indiana

JEFFERSONVILLE - A man who pleaded guilty to multiple armed robberies at businesses while he was a juvenile has been sentenced in Clark County. Isaac J. Lukes, 18, was sentenced to 27 years with five suspended in Clark County Circuit Court No. 4 Monday morning for the armed robberies of four stores

NEWS AND TRIBUNE.COM - 2018-03-19 17:43:00

Man considered armed and dangerous sought after body found near London

A body was found at a home outside London Tuesday, and police are looking for a man who is considered armed and dangerous in connection with the case. The body was found at about 3:20 p.m. off Hunters Trace, about a half mile west of London. An autopsy will be conducted in Frankfort Wednesday to det

LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER - 2018-03-21 02:15:00

Kentucky students hold rally for school safety

FRANFORT, Ky. (WKYT) - Despite the cold weather, students from across the state were in Frankfort Tuesday rallying for school safety. The rally was in correlation with the March for Our Lives rallies planned for Saturday, voicing student concerns about gun violence after shootings in Marshall County

WKYT 27 - 2018-03-20 23:38:00

1 wounded in shooting on W. Market St.

The report of the shooting at 24th and Market was received at 4 p.m. (Source: Daniel Paxton, WAVE 3 News) LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - One person is being treated after a shooting has been wounded in a shooting. MetroSafe says Louisville Metro police were called to S. 24th and Market streets at 4 p.m. Ar

WAVE 3 - 2018-03-19 20:47:51

POLICE: U of L employee arrested for distributing 'hundreds' of child porn images

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A University of Louisville employee has been arrested after police say he distributed child pornography online, and openly expressed a desire to adopt a child less than two years of age so he could abuse them. According to an arrest report, 33-year-old Christopher Lee Dresi

WDRB.COM - 2018-03-20 22:56:00

Students brave cold to rally for school safety on Capitol steps

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WDRB) - They stood on the steps of the Capitol on Tuesday - some huddled beneath umbrellas as others simply let the mix of rain, sleet and snow fall on their uncovered heads - and shared their views on what can be done to quell the recent gun violence that has ripped through high sch

WDRB.COM - 2018-03-21 02:21:00

7 shot at Louisville nightclub

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Louisville Metro Police are investigating after a gunman opened fire inside a popular nightclub in the Parkland neighborhood. The shooting happened just before three Saturday morning at Cole's Place which is located in the 2900 block of West Kentucky Street. LMPD confirmed th


LMPD responds after 6 people shot in the Parkland neighborhood

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Louisville Metro Police responded early Saturday morning after six people were shot in the Parkland neighborhood. LMPD spokesperson Dwight Mitchell says officers were called to Cole's Place on West Kentucky Street Saturday around 3 a.m. Police say when officers arrived, the


Dee's holds grand reopening of renovated Shelbyville Road location

Saturday, the staff at Dee's held a grand reopening celebration at their newly remodeled location on Shelbyville Road. Visitors had the chance to take in the new looks for this Derby season, and also win door prizes and craft specials. LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- If you're in the market for a new Derb


7 injured, 1 dead in 2 separate overnight shootings

Louisville, Ky. (WHAS11) - Officers are investigating after two separate overnight shootings that left one dead. The first incident happened around 12:30 a.m. on Saturday. Louisville Metro Police responded to a call of a shooting in the 2100 block of Duncan St. When officers arrived, they reported f


Two indicted on numerous drug trafficking charges

A 30-year-old Frankfort man and his 25-year-old passenger were indicted on numerous drug trafficking charges by a Franklin County Circuit Court grand jury this week. Ronn Amey was pulled over for failure to use taillights by a Franklin County sheriff's deputy at 4:30 a.m. on March 2. During the stop


1 shot in Portland neighborhood

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Louisville Metro police are investigating after one person was shot in the Portland neighborhood. The shooting was reported in the 200 block of North 25th Street around 5:40 a.m. Friday, according to MetroSafe. The victim was taken to University of Louisville Hospital. The co


Feds accuse 4 suspects of scamming money by posing as a wounded veterans charity

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Four people are accused of stealing from wounded veterans by posing as a charity and scamming donations. On Friday, federal prosecutors outlined the elaborate scheme they say the suspects were involved in. They say the four people scammed more than 1,000 victims in our are


U of L football recruit Jairus Brents arrested for alleged theft

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A traffic stop led to the arrest of a top University of Louisville football recruit Wednesday morning, according to court documents. An arrest report states that 18-year-old Jairus Brents was taken into custody. Police say he was seen driving over 30 miles above the speed l


LMPD asks for public's help to identify suspects in Dixie Highway burglaries

The Louisville Metro Police Department is asking for the public's help to identify suspects the department says are responsible for a number of burglaries in the Dixie Highway area. The Louisville Metro Police Department is asking for the public's help to identify suspects the department says are re


Police arrest woman in connection with fatal shooting in Okolona

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A Louisville woman is facing a murder charge after a man was killed outside a liquor store in Okolona last month. Loren Sparks, 19, is the second person charged in connection with the murder of 22-year-old Michael Winters. Police say James Edward Joiner III shot Winters an