Bengals Player Enters Plea in Berea Road Rage Case

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The Bengals player accused of waiving a gun at a driver on I-75 in Berea earlier this month has entered a plea. 23-year-old Orson Charles pleaded not guilty in court this morning to wanton endangerment charges. Police arrested him on March 31st after a driver called them saying a man had waved a gun at [...]

Police Officer Shoots Woman in Winchester

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Officials say a police officer has shot a woman in Winchester. It happened Thursday night inside an apartment in the Orchard Hill Apartments on Oxford Drive. Clark County deputies say a Winchester Police officer shot a person but haven’t released any other details. Neighbors say the woman pointed a gun at police. Her injuries aren’t [...]

Woman Killed in Estill County Crash

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State police say a woman has been killed after a car wreck in Estill County Thursday evening. Police say 39-year-old Marinda Lewis was driving around a curve on Furnace Junction Road when she lost control and hit an embankment. Lewis was thrown from the car when it overturned. She was pronounced dead at the scene. [...]

Madison County Sheriff’s Office Looking for Home Invasion Suspect

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The Madison County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a suspect in a Union City home invasion. Police say they are trying to find 32-year-old Aaron Tate of Richmond. He has been charged with burglary and criminal mischief. Anyone with information about his location is asked to call the Sheriff’s Office at 859-624-4772.

 

Richmond Police Make Prostitution Arrest

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Police in Richmond say a man and a woman are now behind bars for prostitution. Police say on Wednesday they responded to an indecent exposure complaint in the Race Street and S. Maple Street area just after 5. That’s where they found 25-year-old Erin Murphy naked from the waist down and bent over the front [...]

Man Arrested for Threatening Witness in Pending Case Against Him

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A Richmond man has been arrested for intimidating a witness after police say he threatened a witness in a pending court case against him. 42-year-old Eric Cromer was arrested on Tuesday. Police say he is scheduled to appear in court on a complaint of harboring a viscous animal. Police say it was alleged Cromer [...]

Five Arrested in Meth Lab Investigation

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Shown 1st to last; Anthony Debord, Carolyn Eckler, Bobbi Evans, Douglas Pearson and Amber Dean.

Police in Richmond say they decontaminated seven people this morning after responding to a report of a meth lab smell at the Belair Motel on Lexington Road. Police say they found several active labs inside a room. 44-year-old Anthony [...]

Police in Richmond Investigating Meth Lab at Motel

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Police in Richmond say they are investigating a meth lab at a motel. Police and fire responded to the Belair Motel on Lexington Road around 1:30 this morning. Officials say seven people were decontaminated and are being questioned. Police say so far they have found three active meth labs.

Berea Police Crime Report 04/08/14

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Criminal Mischief: On 03/30/2014 a resident in the 200 Block of Elm Street reported that two tires were cut on her vehicle while it was parked in her driveway. Estimated Loss: $200.00.

 

Burglary: On 03/31/2014 a resident in the 2000 Block of Menelaus Road reported that items were stolen from an outbuilding. Estimated [...]

Richmond Police Crime Report

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Forgery Arrest: On 04/07/2014, police charged Myrthle M. Ward, age 57, Foxhaven Drive, in connection with an attempt to pass a counterfeit bill.

 

At approximately 3:58 P.M., an officer was dispatched to Walmart to investigate a counterfeit currency complaint. Upon arrival, the officer learned that Ward had attempted to pass a counterfeit $100.00 bill [...]

Jackson County Judge Executive Sues Jackson County Sheriff

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More political woes in Jackson County after Judge Executive William Smith has sued Sheriff Denny Peyman. The suit was filed yesterday and alleges that Sheriff Peyman violated Smith’s rights by arresting him. Peyman interrupted a fiscal court meeting in January to arrest Judge Smith. He charged him with tampering with public records, forgery, criminal facilitation [...]

Richmond Police Crime Report

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Burglary: On 04/01/2014, an employee of Riddell Construction reported that an enclosed box trailer belonging to the company had been broken into during the overnight hours at a Tipton Court residential construction project and numerous tools were stolen. Entry was gained by prying the hasp from the trailer. The following items were reported missing: three [...]

Richmond Student Wins FFA State Essay Contest

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From left to right: Dennis Worthington, Bethany Cruse, and Dena Worthington. Bethany entered the Dustin Worthington “I Love Cows” Essay Contest that is in memory of Dustin Worthington. There were 83 essay entries this year and 17 winners were chosen, one of which was an overall 4-H state winner and one overall FFA state winner. [...]

WEKY Deadly Tornado Radio Report From April 4, 1974

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Here is the newcast that aired on WEKY radio after the deadly tornado outbreak in 1974 with anchor Tyler Cox. http://madison.localyocal.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/4/2014/04/Tornado_TCOX.mp3

Richmond McDonald’s Employee Charged with Stealing from Restaurant

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Police in Richmond say they arrested a man after he took money from the restaurant he worked at. Police say 18-year-old Jonathan Fish took around $600 from the cash registers at McDonald’s on the Eastern Bypass within the past two weeks.