State Police are looking for a man accused of stabbing a Whitley County man to death during a fight Monday afternoon, according to KSP.
Police have charged Rosario Diaz-Barraza with evidence tampering in connection to the double murder of Jose Olascoaga and Marco Antonio Tunai Ortiz.
A Kentucky man accused of killing his roommate at an assisted living facility has been found competent to stand trial.
A Kentucky man who was sentenced to 20 years in prison on murder charges in his sisters' killings is seeking a new trial and a judge's recusal.
Kentucky State Police say Marcus Braden Boyken is charged in connection to the 2016 murder of Tromain Mackall.
A second man has been arrested, eight months after the initial arrest in the 2016 murder of an Ohio County man, according to KSP.
All current suspects in a Winchester double murder are now moving on to a grand jury. The sixth suspect, Ronnie Ellis, passed on his right to a preliminary hearing Wednesday.
Police say 34-year-old Christopher Fulks was arrested on drug-related charges at the Bluegrass Inn.
Erin Smith-Spencer wasn't little Ilena Harris' father, but he was dating her mother.
A couple arrested in Lexington earlier this month, in relation to the murder of two Winchester teenagers appeared in Clark County court Wednesday morning, and new details were released from the stand.
The man convicted of hitting and killing a prominent Lexington lawyer back in 2015 was sentenced to 35 years in prison today.
Four of six suspects were back in court, as the case's lead detective took the stand with more details about what happened the night the girls died.
Matthew Carmen and Julia Richardson were arrested in relation to the shooting at the Washington Street Apartments that killed two 16-year-olds.
It's life in prison for the man convicted of murdering an elderly woman inside the church she had attended for decades.
Kids accused of killing kids in Clark County. A shooting Tuesday night at the Washington Street Apartments in Winchester killed 16-year-olds Adrianna Castro and Kayla Holland.
Lonnie Belt appeared Tuesday in Jackson Circuit Court and pleaded not guilty to killing a young boy and attacking the boy's mother.
A man accused of murdering and elderly woman at a Somerset church changed his plea from 'not guilty' to 'guilty' Monday.
It's a not guilty plea from the man accused of beating a young mother to death, in Lexington.
A Lexington murder suspect who was captured out of state has been returned to jail in Lexington.
Prosecutors in northern Kentucky have announced murder charges against a man blamed for a head-on traffic crash that killed five members of a family.
An arrest warrant was issued Tuesday for a man wanted in connection to a homicide last week, according to Lexington Police.
A family is still looking for answers 23 years after two people were brutally murdered.
Lexington set perhaps its most troubling record Friday: the most homicides ever for a calendar year, and there are still two months left in 2017.
A Kentucky woman who investigators say killed her newborn child has been charged with murder.
New details have been released the possible identification of red headed, Knox County Jane Doe.
Police have arrested a third suspect for the murder of a University of the Cumberlands baseball player in Charlotte, North Carolina.
A teenager charged with shooting and killing another teen during a drug deal pleaded guilty Thursday to an amended charge of second degree manslaughter, according to Jessamine Circuit Court.
A Kentucky man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for the beating death of a 7-week-old boy.
Lexington Police say an arrest warrant has been issued for man wanted in connection to the murder of a woman earlier this month.
State Police say a Wayne County man shot his wife and cousin to death before firing at sheriff's deputies, who returned fire, killing him.
State Police say an Adair County man was arrested Friday and charged with murdering his wife.
Richmond Police named twin brothers from Lexington as prime suspects in a deadly shooting last weekend.
A Lexington man accused of beating his estranged wife to death with a baseball bat pleaded not guilty today.
A judge in Lexington entered a ‘not guilty’ plea on behalf of Jose Rivera and appointed him a public defender Tuesday at his first court appearance since being arrested in connection to the beating death of his estranged wife.
One of several shootings this weekend in Central Kentucky killed a young man.
Lexington Police say charges were upgraded Thursday to murder against a woman accused of assaulting her elderly husband, who died nine days after the reported attack.
A Verona woman was arrested and charged with murder following the shooting death of a man, according to State Police.
Kentucky ranked eighth in the nation in the rate of women murdered by men, according to the new Violence Policy Center (VPC) study.
Police say a man killed a 5-year-old boy and brutally attacked his mother, pushing her off a cliff in Jackson County, over $200.
A teen who police say admitted to fatally shooting a man and importing heroin has entered a not guilty plea to the charges against him.
Lexington Police say 18-year old Timothy Ganther admits to murdering Michigan man two weeks ago.
A man charged with murder and robbery in the death of a 70-year-old woman found inside a Kentucky church has pleaded not guilty.
The Whitley County Sheriff says his department believes several suspects were involved in the murder of a couple and their teenage son who were found strangled to death on this property off Deep Branch Road in Williamsburg.
Somerset Police say Dwight Bell confessed to murdering an elderly woman found dead in a church.
A Kentucky man who made a public apology on Facebook minutes before the mother of his infant child was shot to death has pleaded guilty to killing her.
A man investigators call a "person of interest" in the murder of a woman in Somerset, has been arrested in Dandridge, Tennessee, according to a Facebook post from the Somerset Police Department.
A woman was arrested Tuesday and charged with murder two days after a deadly stabbing in Lexington, according to Lexington Police.
A Pike County man was shot to death over the weekend, according to officials.
The Fayette County Coroner says the victim of this weekend's shooting was a local teenager, 16-year-old Floyd Dunn III.
Two people have been arrested following a fatal shooting in Frankfort.
The trial of a man charged with killing a 7-year-old girl will be moved from a Kentucky county.
Somerset Police say they need the public’s help in finding a man they say is a "person of interest" in an elderly woman’s murder.
A man was charged with murder and arson following a deadly house fire in Perry County on Wednesday, according to State Police.
Every murder is tragic, but Thursday came a particularly surprising case: an elderly woman found dead in her church.
One of the men found guilty in connection to the 2015 murder of Richmond Police Officer Daniel Ellis was sentenced in Madison County on Friday.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – New details have been released about a murder that took place last month in Lexington’s east end. Police say five people including three juveniles could be connected to the shooting that took the life of 29-year-old Charles Shryock. Police say Shryock was shot in the chest on Race and 3rd Street […]
A murder investigation is underway after a 70-year-old woman was found dead inside a Somerset Church, according to authorities.
A man wanted in connection to a deadly shooting in Lexington pleaded not guilty in court Thursday afternoon, according to officials.
The suspect accused of shooting and killing 35-year-old, Steven Earl Robinson Junior, will appear in court Wednesday.
A man has been charged with murder in an August 12 shooting in Lexington, according to police.
Fingerprint comparisons were used to identify a Metcalfe County murder victim, according to KSP.
A Metcalfe County man was arrested and charged with murder on Monday after a body was found in a home, according to State Police.
A Lexington man accused of killing Theodore Custard was arraigned on Monday, according to officials.
A former Kentucky police officer once fired and acquitted of murder has applied to work with the department again, but the chief says it isn't going to happen.
Neighbors speak out as a Lexington man is now accused of shooting and killing a man on Greenleaf Drive.
Nine months after the death of 15-year-old Trinity gay - a trial date has been set for those accused in connection to her murder.
A Georgetown teenager has been charged with murder and robbery in connection to a deadly shooting in Lexington, according to Lexington Police.
LONDON, Ky. (WTVQ)- A Williamsburg woman was found dead after an apparent assault. According to the Kentucky State Police Post 11 in London, a call came in to the Whitley County 911 Center around 7 PM Sunday night about a woman lying in the roadway on Old Mud Creek Road. Troopers say they did not […]
Monday night, a family starts moving forward two years after the death of a well-respected Lexington lawyer.
The man accused of killing a cyclist in 2015 pleaded guilty to murder on Monday morning.
A Kentucky notary faces charges in connection with forged signatures on a petition to move a high-profile murder retrial.
A man who police say drove an accused cop killer to a gas station to commit a robbery, pleaded guilty Wednesday to charges in three pending cases, according to a report in the Richmond Register.
Police and family members are pleading for help solving the murder of a University of the Cumberlands student.
Retired Commonwealth Attorney Ray Larson discusses the treatment of crime victims by the court system.
The judge in a high-profile murder case in Woodford County promised a decision within a week on whether to move the trial to another county.
The fourth and final person charged in connection to the 2014 murder of Amber Caudill pleaded guilty and was sentenced today.
A Beattyville man is arrested and charged with murder.
The attorney for a Kentucky State Police detective sued by a man who says he was framed for murder says the accusation is "defamatory."
A Kentucky judge has ordered five years' probation for a woman who admitted leaving her newborn in a trash can where the baby was found dead.
State Police charged a Princeton teenager with murder after a body was found in a home in Lyon County on Tuesday.
Frankfort police have arrested three people in connection to multiple robberies and a murder that happened last week.
A former pastor accused of murdering three people in Danville in 2013 has now switched his plea to guilty.
A teenager is dead and another charged with murder after a car crash this weekend in Marshall County.
Family and friends of a Lexington man shot and killed last year hosted a celebration in his honor tonight in Lexington's Winburn neighborhood.
Ann Plotkin, accused of complicity to murder in the death's of a Trigg County family pleaded guilty to all charges in court on Friday.
Kentucky State Police have issued an arrest warrant in connection to an investigation into a body found off Sol Hollow Road in Clay County earlier in May.
Police in Bardstown have arrested four people in connection with the fatal shooting of a 17-year-old boy.
In northern Kentucky, a man convicted of murder is getting a new trial.
A relative of a Lexington murder victim says the man shot and killed Friday morning murdered her son's father. Lexington Police do not deny the two cases are connected.
The Lexington Police Department says a warrant has been issued for a man wanted in connection to a fatal shooting Sunday afternoon.
An Indiana man accused of murdering a 6-year-old Versailles boy was back in court Wednesday.
A jury is recommending life without parole after finding a woman guilty for a triple murder in eastern Kentucky.
A juvenile and his stepfather have been arrested, after Boyle County Sheriff Derek Robbins says the two had plans to kill other family members.
Kentucky State Police say an arrest has been made after an investigation into a fatal collision in Adair County back in March.
Kentucky State Police say a man has been charged with murder after a teen's body was found in a ditch off of Old State Road in Menifee County.
The man who randomly killed a Cleveland retiree and posted video of the crime on Facebook shot himself to death in his car Tuesday during a police chase in Pennsylvania, ending a multistate manhunt less than 48 hours after it began.
Two teens accused in connection to the April 2016 murder of 17-year-old Tristan Cole were arrested on drug charges Saturday.
Kentucky State Police say a Taylorsville woman has been charged with murder after a shooting in Spencer County on Sunday that killed a man.
The case of a Kentucky man's kidnapping and murder in 1991 is finally complete.
Police have charged a Kentucky woman with murder in the death of her infant son.
Kentucky State Police are investigating a shooting that killed a man in Rowan County.
Two people who spent years in a Kentucky jail after being wrongfully charged with murder have sued 10 police officers from three departments, alleging a conspiracy to frame them by planting evidence to protect a confidential informant.
A man was sentenced to 35-years in prison for killing a Madison County 911 dispatcher, according to a report in the Richmond Register.
A western Pennsylvania jury has convicted a man of first-degree murder in the rape and slaying of his ex-girlfriend last year.
Two men accused in the murder of a Vanceburg man entered pleas of not guilty Tuesday morning in Lewis District Court.
A Fayette Circuit judge ruled Friday that all four suspects in the shooting death of a 15-year old girl will be tried together.
Some legal maneuvering Friday as the three men accused in a high-profile murder case of a UK student were back in court for a hearing as a judge works to decide what evidence will be allowed at trial.
The 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that a woman exonerated of a murder after serving eight years in prison can continue with a lawsuit that accuses a Kentucky State Police detective of malicious prosecution.
The trial for the murder of Richmond Police Officer Daniel Ellis was scheduled to begin in July, but could be delayed for at least another year.
A central Kentucky man has been arrested in the death of a 29-year-old man whose body was found inside a toolbox floating in a creek last year.
Kentucky State Police say a man has been charged with murder after a stabbing at a home on Moores Creek Road in Knox County.
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) – Authorities say a couple has been found dead in an apparent murder-suicide at a home near Bowling Green. Kentucky State Police say in a statement that officers arriving to the home early Sunday heard gunshots coming from inside. They then found 33-year-old Tabitha L. Neighbors with a gunshot wound in […]
Police in Bowling Green, Kentucky, have arrested a man who they say walked into the office of a naturopathic caregiver and shot him dead.
A southern Indiana man accused of killing his former girlfriend and eating parts of her body in 2014 will undergo psychiatric evaluations, despite his insistence that he's competent for trial.
A man has been indicted in the slaying of an employee at a central Kentucky group home where he lived.
A Winchester man is behind bars after he reportedly tried to hire an undercover detective to kill another man.
A November trial has been scheduled for two men charged with murder and arson in a house fire that resulted in an Ohio firefighter's death.
A 22-year-old man has been arrested following a stabbing last weekend that killed a Louisville father of three.
The Fayette County coroner says a high school student that shot his girlfriend then himself yesterday has died.
All five defendants charged in connection to the murder of a pizza delivery driver in Frankfort have been indicted, including two teenagers who will be tried as adults, according to a report in the State Journal.
State Police arrested a man they say walked into a medical clinic in Bedford, shot a woman to death and drove off.
A Lexington-Fayette Urban County Councilman is hoping to curb youth violence with a change to a more than 20 year old law. He says he wants to see Lexington Police enforcing curfews again.
Kentucky State Police say a woman has been charged after a fatal stabbing on Lois Lane in Knox County Thursday night.
Two men accused of killing a Lexington toddler went before a judge on Thursday.
As the long, legal process plays out in court, the young girl’s family is trying to pay for her headstone.
EDDYVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ) – Kentucky State Police say that a Lyon County grand jury indicted Arthur A. Long, of Chicago, Illinois, on charges of murder and theft by unlawful taking on Monday. The charges stem from an investigation into the death of Nancy Minor, of Eddyville. Troopers say back in November of 2016, they found […]
A candlelight vigil has been scheduled for Monday evening in Lexington, in memory of a mother shot and killed over the weekend in what police are calling a murder-suicide.
The cases of a 2014 armed robbery of a Quality Inn in Lexington, and the robbery and murder of a marine at a Lexington bar in court on Wednesday.
Authorities say skeletal remains found in Tennessee are those of a missing Fort Campbell soldier.
A 6-year-old boy who police say was assaulted by his mother's boyfriend has died.
Kentucky State Police are asking for your help finding a man wanted for murder.
Parents and students are mourning the death of an East Jessamine County High School student Friday night after police say he was shot to death by a fellow student.
Kentucky State Police in Campbellsburg are investigating a shooting in the Pleasureville community of Henry County
Lexington police say they've arrested a man wanted on murder and kidnapping charges in Indiana.
People gathered Saturday afternoon in Lexington to remember the city's first homicide victim of 2016. It has been one year since 28-year-old Joseph McDowell was found dead early New Year's Day.
State Police are investigating an apparent deadly home invasion in Rockcastle County.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- Lexington police say a man is now charged with murder after a shooting last week on Faulkner Avenue. Officers say 30-year-old Brian Lamar Jones turned himself in Thursday afternoon. Police say the victim was with two men last week in an SUV on Faulkner Avenue when he was shot several times. He […]
Funeral arrangements have been announced for the Pizza Hut delivery driver shot and killed in Frankfort this week.
A suspect in a high-profile double murder case out of Madison County pleaded guilty today, more than five years after the crime was committed.
A close friend of the young man found dead Tuesday in Frankfort says his friend had no enemies.
State Police say a man has been charged with the murder of a woman whose body was found in a lake in Ohio County December 18, 2016.
A suspect in the shooting that killed 15-year-old Trinity Gay says he's not guilty of the charges against him.
Kentucky State Police have identified a woman who's body was found by a hunter Sunday morning in an Ohio County lake.
The state Supreme Court has upheld the life sentence for a Muhlenberg County woman convicted of fatally shooting her ex-husband before he could marry another woman.
Rank-and-file Louisville police officers have given a no-confidence vote to the city's police chief, but he is vowing to work to regain their confidence.
The year is almost over and Frankfort Police are investigating the city’s first homicide of 2016.
Police testimony during a preliminary trial in Fayette County District Court revealed new details into the investigation of a murdered toddler.
Charges were upgraded from assault to murder against two men arrested in connection to the shooting death of a 2-year old, according to Lexington Police.
Kevin Garcia, accused in the November 24th shooting death of 14-year-old Angel Juarez entered a not guilty plea in Lexington District Court on Wednesday.
Just as the message to stop violence in Lexington is getting louder, the violence is increasing.
A Danville teen accused in her step-mother's death, and later found after fleeing the state, was back in court on Tuesday.
A man spotted fatally beating his 4-month-old son while driving down a highway has been convicted of murder.
A memorial is planned for Wednesday to remember six-year-old Logan Tipton.
Friends and family of a teen killed in Lexington last week are trying to raise money for burial costs.
Friday, artists officially unveiled the mural they have been working on to honor Trinity Gay. Gay's family and the artists have a clear message, "pass the baton".
A suspect in the Thanksgiving night shooting death of a 14-year old boy in Lexington has been arrested in West Virginia, according to broadcast reports in that state.
A western Kentucky man has pleaded guilty to murdering his 18-year-old cousin.
Kentucky State Police say human remains found in Casey County over the weekend have been identified as those of 24-year-old Whitney Danielle Copley.
A man is facing murder and other charges in the death of his mother, whose body was found last week in northern Kentucky.
State Police in Bowling Green say they have arrested 33-year-old Charles "Cotton" Lindsey, the man they were looking for in connection with a double murder that took place in early November.
The shooting death of 54-year-old Tommy Ballard in Nelson County is now being investigated as a possible homicide according to the Kentucky Standard newspaper.
Many parents are shaking their heads after hearing that a teenager was shot and killed Friday night at a home nearby Tates Creek High School.
The Franklin County Sheriff is asking for help from the public in a murder investigation.
Authorities say they found a missing woman's body inside the Radcliff apartment of a man who had just been accused of stealing a bag of dog food from a Wal-Mart.
Monday night work started on the mural of 15-year-old Trinity Gay. It has been about a month since Gay was shot to death outside Cookout in downtown Lexington. It had a big impact on the community. Many vowed to do what they could to end gun violence in Lexington. One artist is taking that promise to the next level, permanently painting it at Whitaker Bank Ball Park.
A Lexington man has been charged with murder in connection to a body found near a Richmond subdivision back on October 8th.
Officers in Garrard County are investigating a suspicious death. The Lancaster Police Department says 31-year-old Bethany Floyd was found dead in Lancaster Saturday night on Price Court.
A judge has ruled that an Indiana man is competent to stand trial in the fatal stabbing of a 6-year-old boy in central Kentucky.
A Russell County man is charged with murder. Rick McWhorter, 53, from Jamestown was arrested and charged Sunday.
A central Kentucky man charged with murder in the beating death of his father has reached a plea agreement to reduced charges.
Police in Ashland say a missing man's body was found Monday afternoon, and an Ohio man is being charged with murder in the case.
Louisville police have located a murder suspect who was mistakenly released from jail in eastern Kentucky late last month.
A man wanted for a double murder in Laurel County is behind bars.
Monday night Olympian Tyson Gay spoke publicly for the first time about his daughter Trinity's death. His speech came at an emotional vigil at Lafayette High School where Gay asked the people of Lexington to stop the violence.
Kentucky State Police say a Franklin man has been charged with DUI after his passenger died in a single-vehicle crash on KY 949.
Kentucky State Police say that 61-year-old Pamela Blair, the wife of Daniel Blair, was arrested in Berkeley, New Jersey.
In this chilling interview, ABC 36's Doug High barely outmaneuvers a zombie attack, while learning about Bluegrass Mystery Theatre's production of "Monsters, Mayhem, and Murder."
Kentucky State Police say 60-year-old Daniel A. Blair was arrested early Thursday morning, accused of murder and tampering with physical evidence.
A murder suspect has been accidentally released from jail, and is now on the loose.
Kentucky State Police say a man who was discovered in his apartment dead on Wednesday, October 5th was murdered.
A Parksville woman has been sentenced to five years in prison after being accused of killing her 3-year-old step-granddaughter.
A fight left a Kentucky man dead and a Tennessee man in jail Saturday afternoon, according to State Police.
A woman was arrested at her home in Elliott County Tuesday and charged with two counts of murder in connection to a collision in August that left two people dead, according to State Police.
Authorities say they found a child unharmed inside the same home where the child's presumed parents had just been killed in an apparent murder-suicide.
Nearly 10 months after 6-year-old Logan Tipton was stabbed to death at his home in Versailles, the man accused in the case - Ronald Exantus - appeared in court for a competency hearing.
A man has been charged with murder and burglary after a fatal shooting in Campbellsville on Sunday.
Authorities say a Laurel County mother and father have been charged with murder in the death of one of their 7-week-old twin daughters.
A Laurel County Grand Jury on Friday returned indictments against a couple accused of killing their 7-week old daughter, according to the Laurel County Sheriff's Office.
A man accused of murdering a Kentucky National Guardsman in Lexington is also wanted for attempted murder in Shelby County, Tennessee, according to court documents obtained by ABC 36 News.
On Thursday evening, a jury convicted 42-year-old Gary Lutrell in the shooting death of Steve Briscoe back in 2013, according to The Anderson News.
A man charged with killing two nuns in Mississippi is scheduled for a court hearing, where prosecutors will present evidence before the case goes to a grand jury.
Those who knew him best say Joseph Trevor Dilger was a fun, loving and generous friend. One of his childhood friends, Nathan Hyden told ABC 36 that generosity may have cost Dilger his life.
Rhonda Oakley's husband Phillip says "This just is so unfathomable..how this could happen to a person like her."
The Russell County Sheriff says a mother has been charged with murder after the death of her daughter in a traffic collision on Saturday.
A Clinton County man was charged with murder on Monday following the shooting death of another man during an argument.
A Laurel County couple accused of killing one of their babies, pleaded not guilty in court.
Louisville has matched last year's decades-high mark of 80 homicides, with four months left in the year.
A judge has found a central Minnesota woman incompetent to stand trial on charges she killed her father before fleeing to Kentucky.
A Knox County woman has been indicted in a fatal assault.
Attorneys for Kenneth Allen Keith, accused of shooting three people to death at a Danville pawn shop in 2013 say Keith's trial wouldn't be fair if held in Boyle County.
A south-central Kentucky man has pleaded not guilty to killing a woman whose body was found in a container floating in the Green River.