Crime

New Albany teen found guilty of attempted murder

Sentence modification denied for woman convicted of fatal crash that killed her children

PRP High School staff member injured during ‘altercation among students’

Man arrested in connection to 2017 double murder

  Officer hit, police cruiser window shattered

Hart County man charged with sexual exploitation offenses

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Arrest made in November shooting that injured 1 in Wyandotte neighborhood

Former UofL linebacker Robert McCune, 9 others hit with federal conspiracy, fraud charges

  Two Hardin County churches cleaning up after weekend vandalism

UPDATE: Man killed in shooting in Algonquin, victim’s name released

Louisville woman accused of killing 3 people in drunk driving crash indicted for murder

Shoplifting suspects found with over $25K in merchandise

Man accused of shooting victim in leg

A man is accused of firing multiple shots at a vehicle and shooting another man in the leg.

Man accused of kidnapping mother of his child, firing shot outside hospital

According to an arrest report, Anthyun Mask and the victim had a baby who was being treated in the Norton Women's and Children’s Hospital NICU.

KSP locates wanted murder suspect

Justin Case was wanted in connection to a murder case in Greenville.

Installation begins for KMAC Picasso exhibit

The art is on loan from a gallery in Paris and has never been displayed outside of Europe.

  Friends of Thorntons clerk killed relieved after arrest, hopeful second suspect is found

Officers chase suspect across I-65

2 people shot in Shawnee neighborhood

71-year-old man accused of killing son in Henry County wheeled into court hearing

Arrest made in Oldham County Thorntons robbery case that killed employee

Woman suffers brain bleed after alleged assault in Louisville, suspect arrested

Trial dates set for three people connected to dog attack that killed toddler

The three people indicted for a dog attack that killed a two-year-old boy in May were back in court Monday.

  2 cats die after being left in LMAS officer’s vehicle

Wes Lega is now facing one count of official misconduct because of the incident, which happened in September.

  Police arrest man charged in 29-year-old rape cold case

Annie Sisk's case has been sitting cold for so many years, until this weekend when police finally found the man they believe raped her.

Clark County man in court for charges of delivering and distributing drugs to jail

A man arrested on 26 felony charges after a code was cracked within Clark County Jail was arraigned in court Monday.

Shepherdsville Police warn of $4,000 telephone scam

Anyone with information about this scammer is asked to contact the Shepherdsville Police Department or the Louisville Metro Police Department.

Police find more than $100,000 of meth in air fryer shipping to south Louisville

An investigation has been started by Louisville Metro Police after tracking a package containing $100,000 of meth inside an air fryer.

  Community groups seek donations to help care for 3 children who lost mother in Old Louisville shooting

Kayla Hunter-Percell, 21, was shot and killed Friday night at 1st and Caldwell. ​She leaves behind three children, all of them under the age of four.

  One person shot in Park Hill neighborhood, police investigating

According to Metrosafe, calls came in to police around 9:41 a.m. on reports of a shooting on the 1500 block of Ormsby Avenue.

21-year-old killed in Old Louisville shooting identified by coroner

The Chief Deputy Coroner has released the identity of the woman killed in the shooting in Old Louisville on Friday night.

Lexington woman charged, accused of kidnapping and sexually abusing another woman

A Lexington woman has been charged with kidnapping and sexual abuse after being accused of holding another woman against her will and touching her inappropriately, police say.

  Bullet shoots through Old Louisville building filled with children

A father that lives in the building that was hit said based on where the bullet ended, he is thankful that none of his children were injured.

UPDATE: Coroner releases identity of 20-year-old killed in shooting Saturday in Klondike neighborhood

Louisville Metro Police are currently investigating a homicide that happened early Saturday morning in the Klondike neighborhood.

Man facing charges after accused of threatening to shoot students at Valley High School

A 20-year-old is facing charges after threatening to shoot students in the Valley High School parking lot on Friday.

Man involved in police chase Thursday charged with receiving stolen property, fleeing police

A man in a high-speed police chase in a stolen vehicle appeared in court Saturday facing multiple charges.

  LMPD, St. Matthews police arrest dozens of shoplifters during holiday blitz

Retailers and loss prevention employees use an app to contact police when they see someone shoplifting.

  EXCLUSIVE: Family of New Albany woman says she was killed; police say no foul play suspected

Jasmine McNew's grandparents were in contact with her before she died and say her death doesn't make sense.

Former UofL football player Chris Campa found dead in Orlando

Campa is from Orlando and played for UofL in 2008, according to the university’s football roster.

UPDATE: Old Louisville shooting victim dies

The victim’s identity has not been released.

  Uber safety report reveals nearly 6,000 sexual assault complaints in 2 years

Uber received 5,981 reports of sexual abuse between 2017 and 2018. There were 464 reported rapes.

Police investigating shooting in Pleasure Ridge Park neighborhood

Louisville Metro EMS was called to the scene to render aid to a male victim.

Wrongful death lawsuit filed against Sequoyah Collins, owner of the car she was driving

Sequoyah Collins is charged with murder, two counts of assault, three counts of wanton endangerment and DUI.

  Thorntons employee injured during Thanksgiving robbery dies 6 days later

A Thorntons employee was injured after being hit by a fleeing vehicle.

Kentucky mother arrested for stabbing infant

An update on the baby's condition hasn't been given.

LMPD investigating shooting in Fern Creek near Jay Food Mart

Crews were called to the 5000 block of Billtown Road with reports of a shooting Thursday evening.

Kenton County judge answers charges of misconduct involving sex, Snapchat and special favors

She is accused of having sex with coworkers in her office, sending sexual messages over Snapchat and retaliating for not helping with her campaign.

Accused of sex with minor student, owners of ballet studio return to court

A couple who owns a ballet studio, accused of engaging in sexual acts with a juvenile, were in court Thursday.

  Thief breaks into Paintball Asylum, leaves a mess in his path

The thief seemed to know what he wanted: a single remote-control truck worth $300.

Man wanted for trying to deliver, distribute drugs inside jail in custody

A man who was wanted on 26 felony charges after a code was cracked inside of a WAVE Country jail is in custody.

  Victims of former LMPD officer frustrated with ruling to dismiss civil cases

Women who say they are sexual assault victims of a former Louisville Metro Police officer are frustrated with Jefferson Circuit Court rulings dismissing their civil cases against the city.

  2 arrests made at crime hot spot just hours after Troubleshooter investigation airs on WAVE 3 News

Just hours after WAVE 3 News’ latest undercover Troubleshooter investigation, separate arrests were made Tuesday night at what is arguably the city’s most notorious crime spot.

Man found shot, killed in Walmart parking lot identified

Kendall Lincoln, 21, of Hardin County, is accused of killing a man found dead in his car in the Walmart parking lot on Walmart Way.

Foster mom caught intentionally pouring hot cocoa on baby, says she ‘doesn’t remember’

Surveillance footage from a McDonald's shows Ashley Neal pouring a 150-degree drink on the infant’s head.

  An undercover look at Louisville’s newest crime hot spot

The intersection of Dixie Highway and Hill Street was the site of WAVE 3 News' latest undercover Troubleshooter investigation.

Death investigation underway in Radcliff near Walmart

No cause of death or a possible motive was given.

John Paul Funes now in federal custody

The former head of the OLOL Foundation, John Paul Funes, has started his federal prison sentence for embezzlement. He reported to a federal prison in Indiana Monday, Dec. 2.

Victim hospitalized after shooting Monday night in Hallmark neighborhood

Louisville Metro Police are currently investigating a shooting in the Hallmark neighborhood south of Park Duvalle.

Report: Mother of kids found hanging in basement charged with murder, sexual intercourse with a dog

The children were put on life support before dying three days later.

  VIDEO: Porch pirate seen stealing package from home in East Louisville

8th Division detectives are on the lookout for this person, who stole a package off the 200 block of Sycamore Drive on November 14th.

  Man murdered outside Louisville business near Thanksgiving just like his sister years earlier

LMPD is trying to solve two murders in the same family right around Thanksgiving and outside Louisville businesses.

Man awarded $7.5M in wrongful murder conviction back behind bars

Kerry Porter served 11 years for the 1996 murder of Tyrone Camp.

Man found dead in Taylor Berry neighborhood

The LMPD Homicide Unit is investigating.

Man shot and killed on Dixie Highway in Algonquin

Around 3:00 a.m. Sunday, police responded to a report of a shooting in the 1600 block of Dixie Highway, according to LMPD.

One person killed, four others injured in W Main Street crash

The crash was reported around 10:15 p.m. Friday from the 2500 block of W Main Street, according to LMPD.

Kentucky man accused of being drunk while attempting to steal from Macy’s

When a loss prevention officer caught up with Joseph Bryant, the arrest citation states he assaulted her.

Mt. Washington Police searching for shoplifting, car break-in suspects

Mt. Washington Police need help identifying suspects from two separate cases.

Oldham County man charged with murder following Wednesday night shooting

The shooting happened during a domestic altercation at a home on Walnut Hill Road in La Grange.

Woman accused of stealing from Christmas charity drive arrested

The suspect is accused of stealing from a charity drive and was also found in possession of meth and marijuana.

Mysterious death investigation west of Indianapolis, doctor found dead

Police are investigating the shooting death of a doctor in his Brownsburg home.

  Scott County deputy arrested, charged for dealing steroids

Scott County Deputy Joe Baker is accused of using and dealing illegal steroids.

Thanksgiving Day shooting in Southwest Jefferson County under investigation

LMPD officers responded to calls about a possible shooting on Lambourne Boulevard on Thanksgiving.

KSP: Juvenile charged for October murder in Franklin County

The victim, 73-year-old Ronald Thornton, was reportedly shot multiple times.

K9 officer helps bust 3 people for heroin, drug paraphernalia near Little York

An Indiana State Police trooper, Washington County deputy and a K9 officer netted four arrests Monday night after a routine traffic stop.

Shock probation denied for DUI suspect who killed 2 people in crash with food truck in South Louisville

The man charged with hitting nine people and killing two with a food truck in January 2017 will not be released from prison early.

Police investigating fatal shooting in Louisville’s Shawnee neighborhood

Louisville Metro Police are currently investigating a fatal shooting in the Shawnee neighborhood.

Man accused of robbing Charlestown gas station in October arrested by SWAT Team

Almost two months after allegedly robbing the Sunoco gas station off Market Street in Charlestown, the suspect has been arrested.

  Whistleblower in LMDC punching video: ‘He was literally turning purple’

New information obtained exclusively by WAVE 3 News reveals a handcuffed inmate, who was punched by a corrections officer in a video, was beaten, pepper-sprayed and choked prior to the punch.

Man shot, killed in Parkland neighborhood identified

Officers were called to the area of South 28th Street and Hale Avenue around 9:45 p.m. Monday on a report of a shooting, according to Louisville Metro Police Department spokesman Dwight Mitchell.

Woman accused of shooting KFC drive-thru window

The shooting happened at the KFC on Boone Station Road around 11:45 a.m. on Oct. 28.