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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.
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
Kentucky River clean wweep on Saturday - ABC 36 News
FAYETTE COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – The Kentucky River Clean Sweep will take place Saturday, at the Kentucky River in the southeastern part of Fayette County.
Volunteers remove trash from Kentucky River
LEXINGTON, Ky (WKYT) --Take a ride along the Kentucky River, and you're bound to see all kinds of trash floating on the surface."Ever year we clean up the Kentucky River because it gets litter and trash in it from the bank. It's really close to the expressway, so sometimes litter from cars end up in
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.
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.
Hearing to determine future of death penalty in Kentucky
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) -A hearing is scheduled to discuss the status of the death penalty in Kentucky.A Franklin Circuit Court judge put a hold on executions in the Commonwealth in 2010. Judge Phillip Shepherd cited concerns over mental competency tests and whether the drugs used in lethal injections
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.
Man arrested in connection to Transy Campus Cafe burglary - ABC 36 News
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- A man has been arrested in connection to a burglary at the Transylvania University Campus Center Cafe.The arrest citation says Billy Jo Benney was caught on surveillance camera forcing his way into coolers and freezers. The citation also says missing food products were taken a
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
Abandoned Lexington home burns in early morning fire
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) –Lexington firefighters are letting a house burn after it caught fire early Saturday morning.Firefighters say it started around 1:00 a.m. at an abandoned house on Russell Cave Road.Officials say the home is located out of the way on a grown-over dirt road, and has been abandone
Rupp auctions off final pieces of original basketball flooring - ABC 36 News
“While it’s a piece of a floor. It’s a little more than that to us here in Kentucky,” said Anna Bard, a buyer.
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.
High School Highlight Reel (8-17-18) - ABC 36 News
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – It’s back! High school football kicked off across the Commonwealth Friday night.
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
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
Keeneland to host 2020 Breeders' Cup - ABC 36 News
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) –Keeneland will be the host of the 2020 Breeders’ Cup. The Breeders’ Cup will take place Friday, November 6 and Saturday, November 7.
Stuff Recycling requests expansion, neighbors are weary
The business owns 10 acres now, but plans to use the new 12 acres to maybe create a parking area, retention pond or possibly another entrance to the property, according to the Sun.
Lexington choir teacher suspended following arrest on sexual abuse charges
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WDKY) - A Lexington teacher is on administrative leave following sexual abuse charges.Fayette County Schools confirms Thomas Steuart has been a choir teacher at Winburn Middle School.According to the arrest citation, Steuart would invite students to watch movies and swim at his home.
Cane sword used in Lexington bar fight
Kevin Jackson, 62, is charged with carrying a concealed deadly weapon and two counts of assault.