Man Charged with Breaking in Storage Shed


Police in Richmond say they arrested a man for breaking into a storage shed. 18-year-old Damien LeBourhis was charged with breaking into the shed on Arlington Drive last week. Police say he also took a bicycle from the Arlington Drive residence they day before.

Richmond Man Charged in May Explosion


Richmond Police have charged a man in connection with a May explosion. Police say on May 30th they were called to Moberly Avenue for an explosion. They say 30-year-old Robert Abney had burns to his body and head. He was taken to UK Hospital. Police found the remains of a plastic bottle bomb. Abney was [...]

Richmond Police Crime Report 07/29/14


Burglary Charge: On 07/24/2014, police charged Damien LeBourhis, age 18, Sizemore Drive, in connection with breaking into a storage shed.


At approximately 12:31 A.M., officers were dispatched to the 1200 block of Arlington Drive in response to a burglary in progress. Upon arrival, officers learned that the resident heard noises coming from her storage [...]

Shoplifters Lead Police on Chase


** Shown 1st, Donna Redbrook then Teresa Humfleet


Berea Police have charged two women with several offenses after investigating a shoplifting at Walmart. Police say an officer spotted a vehicle involved in the shoplifting this weekend and tried to stop it. It got on the interstate and almost hit another car and [...]

Berea Police Crime Beat



Burglary: On 07/22/2014 a resident in the 900 Block of Weeping Willow Drive reported that his residence was entered and items were taken from inside. Estimated Loss: $321.00.


Shoplifting Arrest: On 07/22/2014 Officers were called to Walmart in reference to a male shoplifter. Store employees observed the subject take a vacuum cleaner from [...]

Richmond Woman Charged with Selling Heroin


A Richmond woman has been arrested for selling heroin. Police say they bought heroin from 29-year-old Lameasha Samples on three separate occasions during a covert investigation. She was indicted on July 16th then charged on July 24th at the Madison County Jail where she was already incarcerated on a probation violation charge.

Four Arrested after Meth Lab Found in Berea


*From left, William Gilbert, Jessica Brock, Brent Oliver and Ranissa Lainhart. *




Police in Berea say four people were arrested on Wednesday after they went to the Knights Inn for a drug investigation. Police say they saw 28-year-old William Gilbert exit a room acting suspicious. They said he told them he [...]

Richmond Man Charged with Scamming Over $5000


Police in Richmond say they have arrested a Millstone Drive man for a theft in December. Police say 45-year-old Andrew Martin was hired by a woman who said she hired Wright Way Roofing to convert a garage and sun room into a living room. She paid him $5317.00 on December 19th but he never started [...]

Richmond Man Charged with Burglary and Assault


Police in Richmond have charged a man with burglary and assault. On Monday morning police were called to Keystone Drive. They learned two adults were watching a movie in a garage with the door partially open when two men entered and grabbed one of them. They hit the man and tried to get inside the [...]

Berea Police Crime Report


Theft: On 07/14/2014 a resident in the 300 Block of Boone Street reported that a decorative items was stolen from the front porch of the residence. Estimated Loss: $250.00.


Theft: On 07/14/2014 a resident in the 100 Block of Jefferson Street reported that a bicycle was stolen from the front porch [...]

Madison County Health Board Considers Asking Local Governments for Smoking Ban


The Madison County Health Board meet in a special called meeting where they decided to consider asking the county’s three governments to ban smoking in indoor public places. The meeting came after the board acknowledged a June 19th Kentucky Supreme Court ruling that said Bullitt County’s Health Departments indoor smoking ban was invalid. It was [...]

Richmond Man Arrested for Stealing Cars and Selling for Junk


Police in Richmond say a man was stealing cars and selling them to a recycling place as junk. 31-year-old Jeffrey Bond was charged with theft by unlawful taking and theft by deception. Police say three vehicles were taken from Danielle Court two weeks ago. The cars had been damaged in preparation for disposal. They were [...]

Richmond Police Crime Beat 07/21/14



RSP/Felon in Possession Charge: On 07/16/2014, William D. Fultz, age 25, Oakley Wells Road, arrested in possession of stolen Glock handgun at Red Roof Inn.


At approximately 11:28 A.M., officers were dispatched to Red Roof Inn to assist the management as they evicted Fultz and a female from a room they were occupying [...]

Richmond Man Arrested After Falling Through Ceiling Running from Police


Police in Richmond say they finally caught a man wanted on a parole violation after he fell through a ceiling and ran away from them Wednesday night. 19-year-old Cody Shelton was wanted for not maintaining contact with his parole officer. Now he is charged with burglary,criminal mischief and fleeing. Police say he climbed through his [...]

Couple Arrested for Forgery


Richmond Police have arrested a Flint Road couple for forgery. Police say 38-year-old Robert Combs and 29-year-old Erica Combs cashed a check to receive insurance proceeds without the mortgage company’s signature. Police say in May the couple received over $3,000 to cover water damage repairs to their home. They were supposed to deposit it [...]