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Texas fugitive wanted for murder caught in Lexington

Police say they received an anonymous tip that 38-year-old Jerry Greer was staying at the LaQuinta Inn on Stanton Way.

LPD looking for witnesses to Fayette Mall altercation

Police say two officers working an off-duty assignment were asked by mall security to investigate a group of teenagers who had been acting disorderly in several stores.

LPD names first African-American female sergeant

The department announced on Thursday Thomasena Grider became its first African-American female sergeant.

Police sergeant found not guilty of official misconduct

On Wednesday, a jury acquitted Lexington Police Sergeant Jervis Middleton on official misconduct charges.

Officer injured during arrest in Lexington

Police say the driver got out of the car as the officers approached and, after talking to him briefly, the officers say the man tried to run off.

Lexington police looking for suspects in carjacking

Police say the men approached a woman and implied they had a gun.

Lexington teen dies after shooting, police investigating as homicide

The 17-year-old died Saturday night at the University of Kentucky hospital, days after being shot.

LPD searching for owner of a found urn

The urn was found by an employee at an auto auction center.

Yoder the police horse back on patrol

The Lexington Police Department announced Tuesday that Yoder, the police horse injured during the Christmas parade, was back at work.

UPDATE: Suspect in Lexington shooting identified

A man admits to shooting another man three times after going to a house to find his "wife," according to the arrest citation.

Pedestrian hit by pickup on Versailles Road

A pedestrian suffered life-threatening injuries after being hit by a pickup truck on Versailles Road.

Teenager arrested in connection to shooting in Lexington

Police say their investigation revealed a drug deal led up to the shooting.

Police trying to locate suspects in organized shoplifting case

The five suspect were caught on camera stealing from Vengeance in Fayette Mall back on October 23.

Lexington Police encouraging residents to take ‘The 9 p.m. Routine’

According to police, the idea is for people to get into a routine before settling in for the night to prevent break-ins and thefts.

UPDATE: Murder victim identified; younger brother charged

Lexington Police say a man who was shot and killed by his brother during an argument has been identified.

LPD: AT&T outage could make calling 911 difficult

Police say an AT&T outage could make it harder to reach 911.

LPD: Lock your vehicles to prevent gun theft

The Lexington Police Departments says, since 2015, 745 firearms have been reported stolen from vehicles in the city.

UPDATE: Lexington Police Department’s barn cats named

The two curious and energetic tabby cats are brothers.

Lexington police search for two people in deadly hit-and-run accident

John V. Oliver was struck while standing next to his bicycle on North Limestone on Saturday, October 20 around 2:06 a.m. in Lexington.

LPD: Fire intentionally set in apartment

Police arrived and say they discovered a small fire burning the apartment.

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KSP is investigating a deadly house fire in Robertson County

State Police says one person is dead following a house fire.

LPD: Woman sent to hospital after car flips

Police tell ABC 36 they suspect the woman was driving under the influence when she hit two parked cars and flipped her own car.
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‘Stuff the Bus’ donation drive gives school supplies to families in need

The Salvation Army is hosting it's 'Stuff the Bus' school donation drive this weekend, helping families in need. 
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UK students move in with safety measures in place

It was the first move-in day for incoming students and it was one like never before with several COVID-19 safety measures in place.