Police: Crash Kills Suspect Shortly After Theft

Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Share
Updated: 11/12/2012 6:16 am

Police in Richmond said a suspect was killed in a crash shortly after committing a theft.

Police said it started Saturday morning at a vacant factory on South Keeneland Drive.

According to police, someone spotted a man in a truck that had a large amount of copper in it.

The person told the man he was calling police.

Police said that’s when the suspect sped off.

Shortly after the call, police learned that the suspect, James Ward, 40, was killed in a single-vehicle crash on I-75 near mile marker 85.

They said the stolen copper was still in the vehicle.

Share
1 Comment(s)
Comments: Show | Hide

Here are the most recent story comments.View All

JamesDaughter - 11/14/2012 8:18 PM
0 Votes
U all are really startin to piss me off. Read ur stupid story. He wasnt drivin a truck u dumb asses. Get ur fckn story straight. Read the Sht u say before u post it. James ward was not a criminal and I have had enough of this Sht. I have people lookin into u stupid asses too. James didnt do anythin. All u sorry son of a btches will get caught for what ur doin. Its sad u will let someone die just to cover ur own sorry asses. KARMA IS ALL I GOT TO SAY!
Most Popular
Kentucky hospital live streaming video from NICU
A southern Kentucky hospital has begun live streaming video of newborns in its Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, allowing parents and staff to keep an eye on the babies.
Tree Goes Through Family's Bedroom
Sunday afternoon around 3 p.m. on Carver Road a tree slams into a family’s home.
Tornado Watch Extended For Parts Of Kentucky
The tornado watch has been allowed to expire for some counties as planned at 8 p.m. Sunday, but most of the watch has been extended until 2 a.m. Monday.
36 Blitz: Rowan Co. Vikings
Ray Graham Returns To School He Led During Early 80s Stint Video Video
UPDATE: Lexington Man Found
Lexington Police found an elderly man missing.
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.

WTVQ.com supports children's privacy rights. All persons under the age of 13 MUST have parental permission to use this website and direct parental supervision is strongly recommended.