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Inmate Escapes Custody, Considered Dangerous

The Estill County jailer says a man in custody for armed robbery charges escaped today, and should be considered dangerous.

Copper Stolen From Cell Phone Tower

Police said a suspect stole 80 pounds of copper from a cell phone tower in Lexington.

Woman Robbed Then Charged

A woman said she was robbed at the Red Roof Inn on Wednesday morning. Police ended up citing her for trafficking in marijuana.

Driver Dies In Fiery Crash

One person is dead after a truck crashes into a tree in Lexington, then catches fire.

Harrison county Murder Victim Remembered at Memorial

Tears and music flowed through Mt. Carmel Christian Church Tuesday evening, as family and friends remembered a young Harrison County mother who was murdered three years ago.

Sanitation Workers Vote To Unionize

On Tuesday, Lexington's sanitation workers voted to join a union, according to the Lexington Herald-Leader.

Update: Change In Charges Against Woman Accused Of Trading Newborn For Truck

During a Tuesday court hearing, the charge against Heather Kaminskey was amended from Human Trafficking to Sale or Purchase of a Child for Adoption.

Laurel County Deputy Hurt By Suspect During Arrest

The Laurel County Sheriff says a fight left a deputy hurt.

Update: Lexington Police Still Looking For Suspects In Two Shootings

Lexington Police are still looking for suspects following two shootings that happened hours apart.

London Man Arrested After High Speed Chase

Richmond Police said Ernie Bratcher, 26, of London, was arrested following a high speed chase that reached speeds in excess of 80 miles per hour.

Georgetown Now A ‘Wet’ City

Georgetown residents voted Tuesday to allow package liquor sales within the city.

Richmond Police: Michigan Man Charged With Drug Trafficking

Richmond Police arrested Carl Anderson, 35, of Hamtramck, Michigan on drug trafficking charges following a search of an apartment.