Crime

Shively shooting rips through local business

Bullets tore through a Shively business early Thursday morning, leaving more than just broken glass to pick up.

  Second arrest made in 2016 Bardstown murder

NKY teacher charged with rape, sodomy of student

Former Louisville priest found guilty of sexual abuse denied appeal

Kentucky State Police hold open house for potential recruits

Police: Covington man arrested for possession of child pornography

3 protesters arrested at Kentucky State Fair ham breakfast

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‘Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over’ campaign nets 347 DUI arrests in five days

KSP investigating officer-involved shooting in Jessamine County

  Cannibalism trial prosecutor says Tammy Jo Blanton was butchered like an animal

  5 shot in violent Wednesday across Louisville

  Courtroom Notebook: Inside the Joseph Oberhansley murder trial

Leitchfield man arrested on attempted rape charge

LMPD responds to shooting in Chickasaw

The shooting happened near Virginia Ave and I-264.

LMPD investigating after several shot in Park Duvalle

The first shooting happened around 3 p.m. and the second shooting just half an hour later.

  Slo-mo video of State Fair chaos offers closer look

A cellphone video obtained by WAVE 3 News from shows the moment when a teenager and an LMPD officer face off amid the Kentucky State Fair chaos Saturday night.

Jury selected in Oberhansley murder trial

A jury of 16 has been empaneled to hear the murder trial of a man accused of murdering his girlfriend and then eating parts of her organs.

  Oberhansley Trial: Jury selection almost complete in gruesome 2014 cannibalism case

Indiana State Police: Man wanted on charges related to marijuana-growing operation

  Sheriff: Man who attempted to kidnap student was at NKY high school day before incident

  Brake lines cut on several scooters around town

Man arrested for making online threats to police

Police: Taxi driver sexually assaulted ‘profoundly disabled’ woman

  Joseph Oberhansley: Jury selection begins in gruesome 2014 cannibalism case

Joseph Oberhansley was present as attorneys slowly whittled down the hundreds of potential jurors into the selected few that will come down to Clark County and be sequestered for the trial.

Second suspect charged in Riverside Gardens Park homicide

A man wanted on a murder charge has been arrested more than seven months after the crime.

E’Town police searching for Walmart theft suspect

Officials in Hardin County are asking for the public’s help finding a suspect accused of stealing from Walmart and assaulting store employees.

Bardstown FD open arson investigation after home built by Brooks Houck burns down

Officials in Bardstown confirm they’re investigating possible arson, after a home being built by Brooks Houck burned down over the weekend.

Attorneys: Alleged Marshall Co. shooter’s constitutional rights violated

Attorneys for the Kentucky teen accused in a deadly school shooting are asking a judge to throw out statements made by their client.

Suspect claims she is a ‘good mom’ after newborn son found on floorboard of Kentucky minivan

An arrest report says a deputy pulled over the minivan on Old Richmond Road for traffic violations. The driver didn't stop until traveling another quarter mile.

  Man accused of approaching child with cookies and condom in pocket now facing federal charges

The case is now in federal court where documents show the suspect's phone contained child porn, and there had been a google search of “how to rape a little girl."

  Caught on camera: videos circulate on social media following shot fired at Kentucky State Fair

Video after video have begun to pop up on social media regarding the confrontations between police and fair goers on Saturday night.

  Young activist killed in police chase honored on his birthday

The Tyus family said this would be the first of many events they will hold to give back to the community to continue Ki’Anthony’s activist works.

Third suspect arrested in shooting of pregnant woman

Police say the victim was seven months pregnant, and the defendants struck her in the face before firing shots that injured her.

Father in Scott County, IN accused of shooting son during fight

Police said Jeff Abbott, 47, of Lexington, Indiana, got into a fight with his son in a home at 6999 East State Road 356 on Saturday.

Police: Nelson Co. man nearly killed 2-month-old child

A Nelson County man is behind bars after police say he abused his child, nearly killing the two-month-old baby.

  Family of woman found dismembered in freezer asks for public’s help

Brittany Wilson's family is asking for help searching the 300-acre property in LaRue County where her remains were initially found last month.

Arrest made 3 years after Bardstown nightclub homicide

Three years after a 61-year-old man was murdered above a Bardstown night club, police have made an arrest.

  Teen murder suspect appears in court

The alleged driver in a deadly crash of a stolen SUV was back before a judge Friday.

LMPD seeking ID of theft suspect

Witnesses have told LMPD the man has a distinct tattoo on his neck.

Women charged in shooting of pregnant woman

Kayla D. Morris, 21, and Danazia C. Whitfield, 20, were arrested August 14.

  Antonio McRae sentenced to 50 years in prison for killing beloved store owner Praful Patel

The man convicted of shooting and killing a Jeffersonville convenience store owner in a robbery last year will spend the next 50 years in prison.

  Court tapes indicate Cane Madden’s ‘destructive’ thoughts, actions before latest alleged attack

Court tapes provide an inside look into 29-year-old Cane Madden’s thoughts and actions before his alleged attack on an 8-year-old girl.

Cincinnati-area pastor told juvenile victim God was speaking to him before committing sex crimes, Feds say

Official say Guerrero contacted the 17-year-old victim through the Facebook Messenger app, telling her he dreamed of her ‘dressed in white’ and ‘walking in a dark place.’

Man wounded in Parkland neighborhood shooting

Officers called to the 1300 block of S. 28th Street around 9 a.m.

Second lawsuit filed in 2018 Stonybrook Kroger fatal shootings

The family of the woman killed in a shooting at the Stonybrook Kroger in Jeffersontown has filed a lawsuit against the grocer and the man charged in the shooting.

  At least 90 solar panels stolen from southern Indiana site

Around 90 of the 4,100 panels went missing sometime before Wednesday morning. The panels provide service to 150 Clark County homes.

Indiana duo sues Uber over fatal fight with Kentucky driver

The lawsuit accuses Uber did not protect their customers or properly vet Michael Wallace, the man who died.

Grayson County search warrant nets 5 arrests, over 11 grams of methamphetamine

The arrests were made after a lengthy investigation into the sale of illegal narcotics at the residence.

Metro Services impound seventh vehicle this year for illegal dumping

The driver/owner of the vehicle received a $500 citation and will have to pay approximately $250 for impound and storage fees.

  Video, new details released following deadly officer-involved shooting in Parkland

LMPD officials released officer body-camera video and new details Wednesday, hours after a shooting that left a suspect dead in the Parkland neighborhood.

Police investigate shooting in Park Hill

It happened at 5:04 p.m. on Wednesday.

Leads wanted on man using stolen credit card

According to the Hardin County Sheriff’s Office, the man used the card multiple times at places in Elizabethtown and Sonora.

Inspection documents conducted at embattled dog kennel show improvements

The pictures were sickening and caused public outcry. It was August 2018 when WAVE 3 News Troubleshooters showed pictures of the conditions inside Phillips Agri Farm in Campbellsville.

Man seriously injured in assault

There have been no arrests in the case.

Suspects in 2017 newlywed fatal shooting appear in court

Tuesday's court hearing revolved around allegations of a confession caught on tape by an officer.

Eastern Kentucky man arrested at the Pentagon was armed with shotgun, knives, machete

Charles Lawson was arrested on August 6, after telling Pentagon police that he had "liberty business" at the Pentagon.

Georgetown woman accused of keeping filthy children in cockroach-infested home

When officers arrived at the scene, they found three discarded mattresses with dirty stains, cockroaches and bedbugs.

Breathitt County Judge-Executive accused of using public money to buy lumber

The indictment states Jeff Noble intentionally used more than $700 in public funds to purchase lumber for personal use.

Trial to begin for father of Kentucky’s secretary of state

Prosecutors allege that Jerry Lundergan hired consultants and vendors to work for his daughter's campaign, but he paid for them out of his business account and didn't ask for reimbursement from the campaign.

  Homicide victim’s mother says she can finally find peace after police make arrest in son’s case

While many kids are either back in school or heading in that direction this week, there is a mother who is remembering how her son used to do that.

  Investigators find 100+ videos of Madison, Ind., man abusing 18-month-old

Video evidence is leading to additional charges for a Madison man accused of injuring and attempting to kill his 18-month-old stepchild back in June.

  Joseph Oberhansley’s murder trial will begin next week as scheduled

In court Monday for a number of final motions ahead of that trial, Judge Vicki Carmichael told Joseph Oberhansley that he will stand trial for the murder of Tammy Jo Blanton, nearly five years after her death.

  Alleged sexual predator was back on local streets because of incompetency

The man accused of beating and raping an 8-year-old girl once admitted to sexually assaulting a woman and biting part of her face off two years ago.

  Dedicated husband, father, coach killed in suspected DUI crash involving golf cart

A dedicated husband, father of three and a local coach is killed, and his friend hospitalized, after police said a drunk driver slammed into their golf cart.

LMPD: Louisville man hurls slurs, mailbox at postal worker; spits on officer

Witt is being held on a 10-thousand dollar cash bond.

Man accused of wielding knife at woman and threatening police officer

In addition to terroristic threatening, James Settle, 55, is also facing charges of wanton endangerment.

LMPD: Woman tries to jump out of cruiser after DUI arrest

Caderon allegedly tried to drag an LMPD detective out of a cruiser on the way to Louisville Department of Corrections.

  Man charged with sexual assault six months after judge rules incompetent

Police said Cane Madden admitted to hitting the 8-year-old girl with his fists, shovel and raping her in the California neighborhood.

17-year-old arrested in connection to Shawnee teen’s murder

Richard Harper was shot and killed just before 7 a.m. as he was on his way to school, according to police.

UPDATE: Hopkinsville murder suspect located by police

According to a press release from Hopkinsville Police, Robert Torian, 18, is wanted in connection with the shooting death of Terill J. Moore, in Hopkinsville on Sunday morning.

  Family of Louisville murder victim refuses to let the case go cold

The family of Richard Ford refuses to give up hope that his killer will one day be brought to justice.

Police: Man admits to raping 8-year-old girl, hitting her with shovel

A Louisville man is in police custody, after they say he admitted to raping and gravely injuring an eight-year-old girl.

Mother wants thief to return tricycles stolen from her children

A Kentucky mother is asking for help after her autistic children’s tricycles were stolen.

UPDATE: Statewide AMBER Alert for 2 Indiana children canceled

Officials say they believe the children are in “extreme danger.”

Mother of murder suspect on home incarceration defends her son

Following outrage over the home-incarceration release of a man convicted in the beating death of a 62-year-old, the suspect’s mother said it’s police who are harassing her son.

Indiana man accused of orchestrating Alaska murder arraigned

Darin Schilmiller of New Salisbury is accused of pretending to be someone else online, then convincing an 18-year-old to murder her friend Cynthia Hoffman, 19.

Suspect wanted in connection to Indiana bank robbery

Police said the robbery happened at 5:17 p.m. Friday at First Savings Bank on 165 East SR 64 in Marengo.

Man charged with attempted murder, kidnapping in connection to Valley Station standoff

An arrest report reveals police were at the home of Jose Espinosa Jr. at 13402 Snowden Way investigating a recent carjacking on Outer Loop.

  Joint operation involving feds, LMPD yields 57 arrests, gun seizures

Some of the most powerful law enforcement agencies announced a sweep that took 57 people and 13 firearms off the streets. Federal investigators and LMPD completed raids targeting violent crime in Louisville.

  New video shows Fifth Third Center gunman in the minutes before fatal shooting

The Cincinnati Police Department released new surveillance footage showing gunman downtown before the fatal shootings at the Fifth Third Center.

  Man shot, killed by law enforcement in Breckinridge County identified

The incident took place at approximately 8:30 p.m. local time, near the intersection of State Highways 259 and 737, near the Grayson County line.