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Former New Albany café owner pleads guilty in murder-for-hire plot
Laura Buckingham, 32, previously operated Bread and Breakfast in downtown New Albany.
Charlestown mother charged with neglect for leaving child at school
Louisville man accused of stealing from 88-year-old victim
21-year-old charged with murder in death of newborn baby found in trash bag
Kentucky State Police made a quick arrest in the death of a newborn baby found in a trash bag outside a home in Clay County, Kentucky.
Published December 12, 2018 at 5:26 PM
Jarrus Ransom: Suspect in videotaped arrest appears in court wearing neck brace
Jarrus Ransom was arrested Sunday in the parking lot of a Kroger store in the 2700 block of West Broadway.
John P. Wise
Published December 12, 2018 at 4:28 PM
Accused killer arrested following PRP shootout
A man has been arrested in connection with a shooting that left one person dead and another person injured.
John P. Wise
Published December 12, 2018 at 11:33 AM
Officer helps driver with purchase; passenger in car shoots at him
The woman who allegedly opened fire on the officer and his backup was killed in the incident.
Published December 12, 2018 at 6:19 AM
Newborn baby found dead in trash bag outside KY home
The child was not more than a couple of hours old, Kentucky State Police said.
Published December 11, 2018 at 9:51 PM
District announces fourth Ryle High threat, another person taken into custody
There was a fourth threat directed toward Larry A. Ryle High School Tuesday evening, according to Boone County Schools.
FOX19 Web Staff
Published December 11, 2018 at 9:25 PM
Former CovCath basketball star charged
Moore student accused of punching female classmate
Indiana man accused of raping nursing home patient
One-month-old fighting for life; KY father charged with assault
KY man sentenced to 30 years in murder case
WATCH: Officials announce arrests in 2016 execution-style killings in Ohio
1 killed, 1 hurt in 2 shootings near PRP apartment complex
Officers were called to two separate scenes about a tenth of a mile away from each other -- in the 1600 block of Clover St. and the 1700 block of Brick Kiln Lane.
Laurel Mallory and
Published December 11, 2018 at 8:08 PM
Former CovCath basketball star charged with rape, sodomy
Jacob Walter, 18, of Burlington, Ky., was arrested by Boone County detectives Tuesday evening.
FOX19 Web Staff
Published December 11, 2018 at 7:37 PM
Bullitt County daycare under investigation for alleged child abuse
The daycare under investigation is the Notebook Learning Center off of Burkland Blvd. in Shepherdsville.
Published December 11, 2018 at 7:11 PM
14-year-old girl shot near Victory Park in California neighborhood
Police were called to the 2200 block of Date Street around 5:45 p.m., MetroSafe confirmed.
Published December 11, 2018 at 6:20 PM
JCPS teacher placed in federal custody
The middle school teacher attempted to solicit sex from a 14-year-old girl who was actually an undercover investigator.
Published December 11, 2018 at 5:46 PM
3rd teen charged with making threats toward Ryle High
Two other students were charged Monday with making threats referring to a possible school shooting at Ryle, a 15-year-old and a 17-year-old.
Amber Jayanth and
Jennifer Edwards Baker
Published December 11, 2018 at 4:04 PM
Puppy rescued from frigid, partially frozen creek in Georgetown, KY
It's likely the puppy is blind and deaf.
1 arrested in Dec. 4 Shively shooting, 2nd suspect still at large
The shooting happened in the 2000 block of Crums Lane. The victim suffered a gunshot wound to the leg.
Football player, 16, accused of fatally stabbing classmate pregnant with his baby
The 17-year-old victim’s body was recovered from a dumpster hours after an alleged fight with the suspect over the pregnancy.
TN man charged with sodomy, accused of sexual offense with KY juvenile
Police said a Tennessee man drove to Kentucky twice to have sex with a 14-year-old girl.
Security expert weighs in on traffic stop altercation
Johnson said physical force has a broad definition and while officers are expected to use enough force to make the arrest happen, no more than that should be used.
Published December 10, 2018 at 11:03 PM
Former Miss KY signs taken down after allegations surface
Former Miss Kentucky, Ramsey Carpenter Bearse, was arrested in West Virginia, after investigators said she sent topless photos to a 15-year-old boy using Snapchat.
Published December 10, 2018 at 9:08 PM
Community activists respond to LMPD traffic arrest caught on video
About 25 people gathered Monday at the spot of the arrest, a gas station in front of the Kroger on 26th Street and Broadway.
Published December 10, 2018 at 7:25 PM
Project Guardian brings cameras, better security to Harrison County parks
The cameras in Hayswood Park are part of a larger program for the county called Project Guardian.
Published December 10, 2018 at 5:43 PM
Priest convicted of child abuse dies
Fr. James Schook had been convicted of multiple counts of felony child abuse.
Published December 10, 2018 at 3:54 PM
LMPD: Suspect in videotaped struggle destroyed pills that were hidden in Pepsi can
Sunday afternoon’s altercation was captured on cellphone video, which made the social rounds. Jarrus Ransom can be seen struggling with officers in the parking lot of a Kroger store in the 2700 block of West Broadway.
John P. Wise
Published December 10, 2018 at 1:16 PM
Police officer killed in crash in southern Indiana
Contract worker at LG&E plant in Trimble County dies on job
FORECAST: Rain chances on the increase
Residents near former LG&E coal plant seeking class action lawsuit
Sutton, Williams, Nwora key Cards 72-68 win over Lipscomb
2 injured in apartment fire near Iroquois Park; arson possibly to blame
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Sheriff: Uncle cut 3-year-old Kentucky girl’s throat
A 3-year-old girl whose uncle authorities say cut her throat has died in a Kentucky hospital
Published December 10, 2018 at 12:30 PM
Naked man arrested after breaking into NuLu apartments
The naked suspect locked himself in the apartment he was burglarizing after the resident fled.
Published December 10, 2018 at 12:08 PM
ATF, firearms industry offer reward for information in ATS Tactical Gear firearms burglary
The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is searching for suspects who broke into the ATS Tactical Gear and stole firearms the morning of Dec. 5.
Published December 10, 2018 at 11:46 AM
Young girl caught on camera stealing package off MD front porch
Investigators believe the little girl, no older than 8, was taking directions from someone off camera.
Published December 10, 2018 at 1:10 AM
Civil rights groups demand justice following release of disturbing LMDC body cam video
The video shows a corrections officer beating a handcuffed inmate inside Louisville's jail.
Published December 9, 2018 at 10:03 AM
‘Your instinct is to protect’: Man fired from CVS after tackling robber
The company said the employee, who had worked there for five years, broke store policy “by initiating physical confrontation" with the robber.
Published December 9, 2018 at 1:29 AM
Former Miss Kentucky charged with sex crime against student
Ramsey Carpenter Bearse won Miss Kentucky in 2014. She graduated from the University of Kentucky.
Published December 8, 2018 at 12:34 AM
IN nurse charged with rape of patient with dementia pleads not guilty
A co-worker reported him having sex with a 74-year-old dementia patient, police said.
Published December 7, 2018 at 11:34 PM
How to avoid porch package thefts
There are options for people worried about someone stealing a package from their home.
Published December 7, 2018 at 11:17 PM
Man shot in Taylor Berry neighborhood
Around 7:15 p.m., police were called to Tennessee Avenue, near Algonquin Parkway.
Published December 7, 2018 at 7:55 PM
KSP and LMPD assist in arrest of three men in an ongoing federal investigation
KSP and LMPD assist in the arrest of three men in an ongoing federal investigation.
Published December 7, 2018 at 1:19 PM
Employee, cash missing from armored car following stop at Jefferson Mall
The missing man works for GardaWorld, a private security firm that handles transfers of cash between banks and businesses.
Charles Gazaway and
Published December 6, 2018 at 10:13 PM
Factory worker who put glass shards in drinking cups gets 5 years in prison
A man accused of placing pieces of broken glass in disposable drinking cups has been sentenced to five years in federal prison.
Published December 6, 2018 at 8:48 PM
Noblesville shooting victim’s family sues shooter’s parents
Ella Whistler and her parents have now filed a lawsuit against the parents of the Noblesville school shooter.
Published December 6, 2018 at 6:53 PM
Nursing home employee accused of raping resident with dementia
Police were notified a resident at Hanover Nursing Center had been raped on Dec. 1.
Published December 6, 2018 at 5:50 PM
Man shot in middle of day in Russell neighborhood dies in hospital
It's unclear if there are any suspects.
Published December 6, 2018 at 5:46 PM
Kenneth Betts, former LMPD officer, pleads guilty to federal sex charges
A former LMPD officer pleaded guilty to charges related to the department’s Youth Explorer Program child sex abuse scandal.
John P. Wise and
Published December 6, 2018 at 4:51 PM
Feds: Priest with Cincinnati ties sexually abused 10 young boys, could be more victims
More details will be announced at an 11 a.m. news conference
Jennifer Edwards Baker
Published December 6, 2018 at 3:27 PM
Deadly shooting in Russell neighborhood marks third drive-by in less than a week
The time of day doesn’t seem to matter, neither does the possibility of hurting innocent people.
Published December 5, 2018 at 11:14 PM
Cash disappears from armored truck at Jefferson Mall
Police do not currently know how much money is missing.
Published December 5, 2018 at 10:53 PM
Woman accused of pouring hot grease on victim
The victim had severe burns on their back and arms, court records show.
Michael Baldwin and
Jennifer Edwards Baker
Published December 5, 2018 at 4:09 PM
Police conducting homicide investigation after body found with ‘obvious trauma’
Louisville Metro Police are conducting a homicide investigation after a man was found with “obvious trauma” on Tuesday afternoon.
Published December 5, 2018 at 4:05 PM
IN firefighter charged with arson, burglary
A firefighter in southern Indiana is accused of torching a home -- several times -- on purpose.
Published December 5, 2018 at 12:51 AM
Houston mother accused of drowning, decapitating 5-year-old son
The woman reportedly confessed to drowning her son in a recorded interview with authorities.
Published December 4, 2018 at 3:07 AM
Report lists Kentucky’s safest cities
SafeWise released a list of Kentucky’s safest cities and a couple cities in WAVE Country made the top five.
Published December 3, 2018 at 10:44 PM
EXCLUSIVE: Video shows LMDC inmate beaten while handcuffed
For the first time, the public is able to see body camera video of the moment when an inmate in handcuffs is punched in the head by a corrections officer.
Published December 3, 2018 at 9:49 PM
Man convicted in Hardin County homicide sentenced to 40 years in prison
Woods was sentenced to 40 years for murder and five years for tampering with physical evidence. The sentences will run concurrently.
Published December 3, 2018 at 8:49 PM
MSU football player arrested, dismissed from team
Murray State sophomore Corey Newble is facing several drug charges.
Published December 3, 2018 at 7:10 PM
Woman fatally stabbed after giving money to apparent young mother in need
Police say after the good Samaritan rolled down her window to give the woman money, a man approached, tried to take the victim’s wallet and stabbed her in the chest.
Published December 3, 2018 at 5:08 PM
NKY man admits to murdering Arizona woman in Florence hotel
A 32-year-old man admitted to the murder of a 26-year-old woman from Arizona at the Home 2 Suites in Burlington, KY.
Published December 3, 2018 at 2:25 PM
Victim in Hikes Point shooting was out on parole
The shooting happened near Stanton Boulevard and Noe Way on Friday night.
Published December 2, 2018 at 11:49 PM
Police: Woman picked up knives off MO store shelf, fatally stabbed stranger
Police believe the suspect chose a victim at random from the customers inside the store.
Published December 2, 2018 at 12:47 PM
1 injured in early Saturday morning shooting
One person is in the hospital after a shooting that took place early Saturday morning.
Published December 1, 2018 at 1:17 PM
2 day shoplifting blitz catches thieves in the act
The two day event is good news for other shoppers, because crime prevention officers say the losses to the stores have to be made up somewhere, in ways like higher prices.
Published November 30, 2018 at 6:17 PM
Body cam footage, IDs released following officer-involved shooting in southeast Louisville
At a news conference Thursday morning, LMPD Chief Steve Conrad said the man who fired at officers and was shot dead was 35-year-old Benjamin Kennedy.
Published November 29, 2018 at 11:39 PM
Sellersburg couple accused of molesting minor they met online
A Sellersburg couple told police they didn’t know that the girl they met on a dating site and brought to their home for sex was a minor.
Published November 29, 2018 at 9:55 PM
Police investigating shooting of 9-year-old in Russell
A call of a shooting came in at 7:22 p.m. Thursday in the 2500 block of Elliott Avenue.
Published November 29, 2018 at 7:33 PM
Kitten rescued from trash bag in dumpster behind KY business
A kitten was rescued from a dumpster, saving his life on a cold winter night in Kentucky.
Published November 29, 2018 at 6:53 PM
Proud Clarion: 1967 Kentucky Derby winner, and suspect now under arrest for Trinity High School threats
A man was arrested Thursday in connection with the social-media threat that prompted a local high school to shut down.
John P. Wise and
Published November 29, 2018 at 6:27 PM
Trinity cancels class due to threat naming Jeff Brohm
Trinity High School sent out an alert to students that class is canceled for Thursday, Nov. 29 due to a threat.
Published November 28, 2018 at 10:52 PM
Kentucky man admits to sleeping with girlfriend’s corpse
Hill said there was no crime committed.
Berry Stockton and
Published November 28, 2018 at 9:06 PM
Police: Church camera caught man performing sex act on 3-year-old
A judge denied bond for a former North Charleston church volunteer facing charges after allegedly performing the sex act in a church restroom.
Published November 28, 2018 at 7:27 PM
More than 100 defendants federally charged in crime reduction effort
A combined effort of local and federal officials to take a bite out of violent crime in Louisville is paying off.
Published November 28, 2018 at 6:03 PM
Kenneth Betts expected to plead guilty in LMPD Explorer case
A former LMPD officer said he wants to plead guilty to charges related to the department’s Explorer Program child sex abuse scandal.
Published November 28, 2018 at 5:00 PM
New victim in case of Jeffersonville man accused of child molestation at YMCA
Michael Begin, 19, allegedly assaulted children as young as four years old.
Published November 28, 2018 at 4:48 PM
Ethics probe launched against city employee under criminal investigation
The list of investigations has gotten longer for a city employee accused of stealing thousands of dollars from the Carpenter's Union.
Published November 28, 2018 at 2:05 PM
Video gamer arrested after fellow online player says he overheard alleged rape
A 16-year-old boy told authorities he overheard a man, with whom he was playing “Grand Theft Auto” online, assault a teenage girl during a break in gameplay.
Published November 28, 2018 at 6:44 AM
Man accused of killing neighbor’s caged dog for attacking his own dog
The suspect said the neighbor’s pit bull escaped and bit his Chihuahua, causing it severe injuries and an $8,000 bill from the veterinarian.
Published November 28, 2018 at 3:34 AM
Teen accused of robbery, waving loaded gun in Mall St. Matthews
Police said a teen robbed a man and his nine-year-old son in the food court of Mall St. Matthews on the Saturday after Thanksgiving.
Published November 27, 2018 at 11:13 PM
Officer’s testimony could lead to rape charge for Kentucky man
A man offered to help a woman whose car broke down, but he instead drove her to a wooded area, raped her and tried to strangle her, an officer testified.
Published November 27, 2018 at 5:30 PM
Former Danville HS football coach accused of sodomizing minor in 1980s
A former Kentucky high school football coach has been charged with abusing a child under age 16 while he was leading the team in the early 1980s.
Published November 27, 2018 at 4:46 PM
Gas station clerk follows boss' advice in robbery before suspect drives off, crashes and dies
A central Kentucky gas station clerk has a message for his colleagues after a wanted man robbed his store and shot at him Sunday night.
John P. Wise
Published November 27, 2018 at 4:23 PM
PHOTOS: LMPD on lookout for knife-wielding robbery suspect
LMPD posted the photos on its Facebook page Tuesday following last month’s incident at the Circle K store at 11721 Gateworth Way.
John P. Wise
Published November 27, 2018 at 1:52 PM
HPD: Man tells officer he’s just ‘chilling’ after crashing car into pole
A Henderson man is behind bars after police say he stole a car and then crashed it into a pole.
Published November 27, 2018 at 11:01 AM
Police: Resident shoots, killed intruder
Police responded to West 7th Street early Tuesday
Jennifer Edwards Baker
Published November 27, 2018 at 3:32 AM
Caught on camera: ‘Inchworm bandits’ crawl across floor to rob Houston restaurant
The three suspects stole $450 in tip money for servers who worked shifts over the weekend.
Published November 27, 2018 at 1:45 AM
Murder of homeless man ‘will be the travesty that haunts us’
Flames were between 15 and 20 feet high by the time emergency crews were alerted to a tent fire at a Louisville homeless camp.
Published November 26, 2018 at 11:00 PM
New video shows 12 police cars involved in pursuit of teen carjacking suspects
New surveillance video shows at least 12 police cars involved in a chase of teens allegedly involved in a carjacking.
Published November 26, 2018 at 6:22 PM
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