Former Lexington Cop Held at Fayette County Jail

Contributor: Christine Winter
Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Updated: 3/15/2012 7:09 pm
Investigators say a former Lexington Police Officer was driving drunk when he hit a woman.

It happened downtown Wednesday night on a path on Legacy Trail.

Police say Keith Todd had a blood alcohol level of 0.084 when he struck Penelope Bentley.

Bentley was jogging on the path with a friend when she was hit.

She was taken to the hospital and released Thursday morning.

Todd faces DUI and second degree assault charges and is being held in the Fayette County jail.

Investigators are asking witnesses who may have seen the accident to contact them.
Most Popular
KSP: 2 Men Shot During Turkey Hunt, 1 Pronounced Dead
State Police are looking into a shooting in Clay County, where they said three men went turkey hunting Thursday morning and two of them were shot -- one fatally.
Parents Accused of Keeping Toddler Out In Frigid Temperatures
Laurel County deputies said they received a tip about two adults walking along a busy roadway Thursday morning, with a toddler in tow.
James Young To Enter NBA Draft
Freshman guard first to officially announce "one and done."
UPDATE: Clay Co. Sheriff Reports Fatal Shooting Not Drug-Related
Meth and other drugs have been ruled out in a fatal shooting that occurred during a turkey hunt Thursday morning, according to the Clay County Sheriff.
Russell Co. Crash Kills 2, Critically Injuries 2 Others
An early morning collision on Kentucky Highway 80 killed a driver and his passenger, and also critically injured two others, according to State Police.
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital. 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.