Two Detroit Residents Arrested in Richmond For Selling Drugs

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Police in Richmond have charged two Detroit residents for selling drugs. Police say on Wednesday they were called to Fifth Street for a complaint of drug activity. Police say they watched 24-year-old Romone Logan put in a baggie of pills in his mouth. Police searched a residence he went inside and found oxycodone pills, several [...]

Parents Upset At Madison County School Bus Driver

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A mother in Madison County says she is upset after her child was dropped off at the wrong place on the first day of the Kindergarten Academy at Mayfield. Whitney Martin says her stepson boarded a bus that was supposed to take him to Roses Rascals Daycare but that the driver refused to take him [...]

Eastern Student Attacked in Home Invasion

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A neighbor is being credited with saving a EKU student after she woke up to find a stranger Friday morning in her apartment. Police say 27-year-old Felipe Ramerez broke in and walked upstairs to her bedroom. She told police she woke up to him on top of her. A neighbor heard her screams and ran [...]

Utility Phone Scam in Berea

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Winchester Police say a phone scam involving the utility company is going around. People are calling victims, claiming to be with a water or electric company and saying there is something wrong with a recent payment. They are asking customers to pay through a green dot card. Police say if you get these calls, hang [...]

Woman Arrested for DUI after Crashing into Berea Firetruck

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A woman has been arrested after crashing into a Berea firetruck Sunday night. Police say the firefighter was responding to a call on KY-1016 with his emergency lights flashing when 44-year-old Sonya Smith crossed the center line and hit his truck. The truck slammed into a fence and a piece of the fence hit him [...]

Police Search Kentucky River in Clark County for Missing Man

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Police were searching the Kentucky River in Clark County Thursday after new leads in a 2006 cold case. Crews searched the river between the Boonsboro Bridge and the power plant near Four Mile Road. Thomas Profitt hasn’t been heard from since 2006. The Lexington Fire Department used sonar to search for a vehicle but didn’t [...]

Two Meth Labs Found in Berea

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The Madison County Sheriff’s Office says it found two meth labs Wednesday in Berea after a tip. They were found at 35-year-old Joshua Slone’s Charley Abney Road home. He was charged with manufacturing meth and violation of a domestic violence order.

Richmond Police Look for Robbery and Assault Suspect

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Police in Richmond are looking for a man they say robbed and ran over a woman with a vehicle. Police say 31-year-old Terry Mallory offered to pick up a pack of cigarettes for the victim but when she leaned into his vehicle, her grabbed her wallet wrapped around her wrist and accelerated. He dragged her [...]

Madison County Sheriff’s Office Finds Almost $200,000 of Marijuana

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The Madison County Sheriff’s Office say they worked with state police on Wednesday to find nearly $200,000 worth of marijuana. State police used their helicopter to find plants in remote locations. Deputies and troopers then went in with humvees to remove them. The plants were found all over the county. Arrest are pending.

Drug Bust in Estill County

The Irvine Police Department says it has arrested two men after a drug investigation. A search warrant was executed on Tuesday at Roses Body Shop. 46-year-old Jack Cockrell was charged with trafficking controlled substance within 1000 feet of a school. Thomas Reeves was also charged with trafficking a controlled substance.

Winchester Man Accused of Kidnapping and Raping 10-year-old

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Police in Winchester say a man has been arrested accused of kidnapping and raping a 10-year-old girl. The child was reported missing on Tuesday and was last seen with James Bullock. Police found him hiding under his trailer on Banana Drive with the child wrapped in his arms. Police say he admitted to sexually abusing [...]

Richmond Church Symbol on Door Highlights World Issue

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A symbol placed last week on a Richmond church has people all around the world talking. The Aramaic symbol for the letter “n,” which means Nazarene was put on St. Mark’s Catholic Church’s doors on Thursday. Father Jim Sichko says he put it there to show solidarity for Christians living on the other side of [...]

Brookelyn Farthing Family Increases Reward Fund

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The family of a missing 18-year-old from Berea has increased the reward amount for information regarding her disappearance. There is now a $14,000 reward being offered. Brookelyn Farthing disappeared in June of 2013. She was last seen at a Berea home.

Man Leads Police on 30 Mile Chase

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State police arrested a man after a 30 mile police chase on I-75 Monday afternoon. Police were working with the FBI to catch 40-year-old Russell Little. He was wanted in Madison County for terroristic threatening. Police were able to stop Little at mile marker 66 in Rockcastle County. They had to temporarily close the interstate. [...]

Jackson County Couple Found Dead

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State police are investigating what they say is an apparent murder-suicide after two people were found shot to death in Jackson County. 47-year-old Jeff Wilder and his girlfriend, 48-year-old Nancy Angel were both found in the home on Highway 2004 in Sand Gap.