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Sheriff: 15-year-old boy charged with killing 7-year-old

Sheriff confirmed the children were "immediate family" but didn't specify their relationship

Man serving time for murder sentenced for child porn

On Monday, federal prosecutors announced 35-year-old Nicholas Aaron Willinger was sentenced to more than 16 years in prison for admitting he received images of child pornography.

Search continues for man accused of murder in Whitley Co.

If you see accused killer Nicholas Rucker, call 9-1-1. He's considered armed and dangerous.

Kentucky man acquitted in 4-year-old foster son’s death

The Elizabethtown jury returned the verdict Wednesday for 34-year-old Billy Embry-Martin after deliberating for about five hours.

Trial starts for Kentucky man accused in 4-year-old’s death

Hunter Payton died two years ago from head injuries.
Jason Gibson

Man sentenced for killing four and unborn child in crash

Jason Gibson was sentenced to 30-years in prison on Monday for killing four people and an unborn child in a car crash in 2015, according to court documents.

Kentucky soldier arrested in fatal shooting of teen

Authorities announced Tuesday that 26-year-old military police Sgt. German Parra was arrested in Kentucky on charges including murder in the death of 16-year-old Xavier Weir.

Second man will face death penalty in Owensboro slayings

Cylar Shemwell has been charged with murder and first-degree assault in the Jan. 17 shooting deaths of Jay Michael Sowders, Robert D. Smith and Christoper Carie.

Teen pleads guilty to killing sex offender

Lance D'artagnan Lear told the judge he went to Jerry Caudill's home on June 7, 2017 around 3 a.m. and set it on fire knowing Caudill was asleep inside.

UPDATE: Police arrest murder suspect in connection to weekend shooting

Lexington Police say they have arrested a man wanted in connection to a shooting Saturday night at Coolavin Apartments.
Jason Gibson

Driver pleads guilty in crash that killed 4, unborn child

Authorities say Jason Gibson was under the influence of drugs in the 2015 car crash.

At brother’s vigil, murder suspect called for violence to end

A man arrested for the murder of a pregnant woman previously called for an end to violence in communities, after the stabbing death of his brother.

Report: Metcalfe Co. man pleads guilty in roommate’s death

Kentucky State Police arrested 46-year-old Bobbie Lawson following the 2017 shooting death of his roommate, 30-year old Bobby L. Hubert, of Summershade.

Driver awaits murder trial in Kentucky officer’s death

A Kentucky truck driver charged with murder in the traffic death of a Louisville Metro Police officer will be monitored at home while he awaits trial.

Kentucky janitor again found guilty of murdering co-worker

A Kentucky janitor has been convicted a second time of killing a co-worker who prosecutors said discovered he had been falsifying time cards.
Jonathan Krueger

Trial date set for 3 men connected to 2015 murder

A trial date is now set for the three men accused of involvement in the murder of Jonathan Krueger in Lexington.

Murder charge dropped for man accused of killing woman, hiding body under home

Court officials say a murder charge has been dropped for a man who was accused of killing a woman and hiding the body under a home.
Caitlyn, Conway

Woman sentenced in 2014 murder case

The Fayette County Circuit Court sentenced a woman this morning for the 2014 murder and robbery of Darnell Bates.

UPDATE: Knox Co. murder suspect in custody in KY

A man accused of gunning down a customer during a gas station robbery has been brought back to Kentucky after being arrested in Michigan, according to KSP.

Covington man indicted for murder in 2018 shooting

Investigators say a man has been indicted for murder after a 2018 shooting in Covington.

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