Kentucky News

Hot Dog Vendor Indicted For Murder

Posted On August 13, 2014

(Louisville, KY) -- A downtown Louisville hot dog vendor will be back in court next week to face charges in a deadly road rage shooting. Jefferson County prosecutors say Donald Hayes has been indicted for murder. He's accused of shooting Danny Wilson to death in June after the men had a high-speed confrontation on the…

McConnell Seeks Passage Of DNA Bill

Posted On August 13, 2014

(Frankfort, KY) -- Senator Mitch McConnell is seeking passage of a special bill. It would extend a project paying to reduce the DNA test backlog for rape cases in Kentucky. McConnell was joined by Debbie Smith, an anti-rape activist, for whom legislation was named that pays millions of dollars to trim the huge DNA inventory.…

OPD Seizes Drugs And Guns

Posted On August 13, 2014

(Owensboro, KY) -- Four men are under arrest in Owensboro for drug trafficking. Officers seized more than 50-thousand dollars worth of marijuana, cocaine, and Ecstasy plus handguns in two homes. Detective Jason McKinney said the raid was part of an ongoing investigation.

Unique Baseball Field For Frankfort

Posted On August 13, 2014

(Frankfort, KY) -- A first of its kind baseball field is breaking ground in Frankfort. The field will be used by blind players who will know where the ball is because it makes a beeping sound. Players will use their ears instead of their eyes to keep track of the action.

Animal Cruelty Investigated In Bowling Green

Posted On August 13, 2014

(Bowling Green, KY) -- Warren County Sheriff's deputies are investigating animal cruelty cases. They took 13 animals into custody from a house on Iron Bridge Road in Oakland. They will receive medical examinations at the Humane Society in Bowling Green. Sheriff Jerry Gaines said criminal charges are expected.