LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Police say a woman was shot while inside her Lexington apartment Friday morning, after multiple gunshots were fired. Police responded to a shots fired call around 4 a.m. Friday morning on Appian Way. They say multiple shots were fired into the apartment, one striking the woman. Police are still looking for […]
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Police have arrested a second man involved in a shooting outside Southern Middle School last September. Police arrested 32-year-old Randy Roberts on Thursday. Police had previously arrested his alleged accomplice, Antonio Loyd, Jr. According to police, back in September, Roberts and Loyd, Jr. kidnapped a woman and forced her to drive […]
KNOTT CO., Ky. (WTVQ) – New details have been released an officer-involved shooting last Wednesday. According to Kentucky State Police, one man died as a result of that shooting. KSP says a trooper, now identified as Leo Slone, and a Knott County Sheriff’s Deputy, now identified as Robbie Slone went to a home on Hemp […]
LAS VEGAS (AP) – The Latest on the shooting in Las Vegas (all times local): 11:02 a.m. President Donald Trump says he will travel to Las Vegas on Wednesday. He spoke Monday morning, hours after the shooting at a country music festival late Sunday killed at least 50 people and wounded more than 400. It […]
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) Two men are dead after a pair of shootings that happened within hours of each other. Early Sunday morning the coroner says 28-year-old Jerome Wadsworth was found dead by the side of a Road in an apartment complex at Alumni and Man O’ War Boulevard. Late Saturday night the coroner says they […]
FRANKFORT, Ky. – (WTVQ) A Frankfort man is dead from what seems to be a shooting. The coroner’s office says 39-year-old Michael Gaines was found this afternoon on forest hill drive in Frankfort. According to the coroner, a preliminary exam shows Gaines was shot multiple times. Police and the coroner are now investigating his death […]
RICHMOND, Ky.(WTVQ) – Police there say they’ve arrested Blake Wilson. He’s been charged with assault. Police say the shooting happened on Marietha Drive. A victim was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The family and friends of the victim whose death was the impetus for the creation of Kentucky's Victim Information and Notification Everyday system are pleading against granting parole to the man convicted of killing her.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- Lexington police were called to shooting Saturday afternoon that put one man in the hospital. According to police, around 12:30 PM a man in his mid-20s was approached by two juveniles on 4th and Chestnut Street. All three got into a fight and the victim was then shot in the upper body. The […]
ESTILL COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ)- A man was critically injured after a shooting in Estill County Saturday morning. According to Kentucky State Police, the man pulled into the parking lot of a garage where he works around 9 AM when someone pulled up and started shooting at him. After investigating, police later found 35-year-old Steven McDowell of […]
FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ) -Someone shot a 17-year-old at Tierra Linda Apartments, on Hanly Road in Frankfort around 1 o’clock Friday. Police say the 17-year-old was shot in the leg and was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Speaking with several neighbors about what happened, no one seemed to hear the gunshot. One neighbor […]
RUSSELL COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ)- A man is behind bars in Russell County for reportedly shooting at a woman after a fight over a car. The sheriff’s department says 43-year-old Jamie Passmore fired the shots as the woman ran away from a house on north US 127 Saturday afternoon. Deputies arrested Passmore and took a double-barreled shotgun […]
FLOYD COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – State police are also investigating a shooting in Floyd County. Troopers say Saturday, 41-year-old Toby Akers from Martin got in a fight in the Grethel area. He reportedly shot someone then ran. The victim was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. Troopers say they’ve got a warrant for Akers […]
BOURBON COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – Three people are fighting injuries from a shooting in Bourbon County. Police say a fight started around Club Allure in Paris around 2 AM Sunday. According to officers, one woman was taken to UK Hospital. Two men showed up there as well. This is a developing story and we’ll bring […]
Lexington police opened up two more shooting investigations on Shadow Glenn Court and on Glen Arvin Avenue. Police say around 11 o’ clock Saturday night they found a man with a gunshot wound to the chest in his home on Glen Arvin near Coffee Tree Lane. While police were there another gunshot victim arrived at […]
Police say that while responding to the call, Shouse saw a man - later identified as Harris - who fit the description of the suspect and tried to stop him. Harris fled on foot, and Shouse chased after him. Police say that when Shouse turned a corner he was shot.
Alexandria, VA (ABC News)- Rep. Steve Scalise, R-Louisiana, the House majority whip, is in critical condition, hospital officials said this afternoon, after he and four others were shot by a gunman who opened fire on members of Congress practicing for a charity baseball game in Alexandria, Virginia, this morning. Scalise, a lobbyist, a congressional staffer […]
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- Police say they’re looking for suspect s after a teenager was shot Sunday evening. Officers say they heard about six gun shots while at their roll call building near Centre Parkway. They found an 18-year-old boy with a gunshot wound to his left ankle. Police say the teen hasn’t given them a […]
FLOYD COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ)- Police in Floyd County are investigating a Friday shooting at an apartment complex. The county sheriff says Friday morning, someone shot one person who was then taken to the hospital. Deputies say they’ve interviewed the suspect and that person is cooperating.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- Lexington Police are investigating a possible shooting. Officers say they responded to a call of shots fired at 5th and Hawkins Saturday afternoon, but found neither shell casings nor a victim there. Later, someone showed up at Samaritan Hospital with a gunshot wound. Police say that man tells them he didn’t get shot […]
Kentucky State Police say a man was flown to the University of Kentucky Medical Center for treatment after being shot Monday evening at a home on Suncrest Drive in the Bend of Lakes community of Pulaski County.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)-Lexington police are investigating an overnight shooting at an apartment complex. Police say around 2 Sunday morning they found four cars with damage from bullets at the Fayette Crossing Apartments on Reynolds Road. Officers say they found shell casings near the cars. According to officers, no one was in the cars at the […]
WOLFE COUNTY, KY. (WTVQ)- One man is in jail and another in the hospital after a shooting Friday night in Wolfe County. State police responded to a shots fired call Friday night at a home near Campton. Troopers say 58-year-old Darrell Terrill shot 26-year-old John Brashers in the leg during a fight. According to troopers, Terrill […]