Daily Archive: March 10, 2017

Mar 10

Suspects wanted in forged check scheme

LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – Four men are wanted in connection to a forged check scheme in Laurel County. According to the Laurel County Sheriff’s Office, they are searching for 60-year-old David Hosey, and 50-year-old Leo Hull, both from Lexington, as well as 47-year-old Mitchell Followell from Harrodsburg and 22-year-old Benjamin Knight from Dry Ridge. …

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Mar 10

Investigators try to identify teen killed close to 100 years ago

GEORGETOWN, Ky. (WTVQ)- The body of a teenager killed in Georgetown almost 100 years ago was exhumed Friday to try and identify who he was. The Scott County coroner, along with the Georgetown mayor and police department spent hours out at Georgetown Cemetery digging up the remains of a 17-year-old unidentified teenager who died after being …

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Mar 10

Low-income subsidy for wireless phones to end

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ) –  The Kentucky Public Service Commission (PSC) will be making some changes to the state program that provides assistance to low-income telephone customers. According to the commission it will soon focus on meeting the needs of the elderly and rural customers who rely on landline phones. It says beginning May 1, 2017, …

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Mar 10

KSP: Drug dealer sentenced to 16-years

ASHLAND, Ky. (WTVQ) – State Police say a convicted drug dealer was sentenced to 16-years in prison. 30-year old Broc Whitfield, a native of Detroit, was first investigated by State Police and Ashland Police in April 2016. Between April and August of that year, detectives made several undercover drug purchases, which turned out to be …

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Mar 10

Attorney general seeks resignations of 46 US attorneys

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is seeking the resignations of 46 United States attorneys who were appointed during prior presidential administrations, the Justice Department said Friday. Many of the federal prosecutors who were nominated by former President Barack Obama have already left their positions, but the nearly four dozen who stayed on in the first weeks …

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Mar 10

Police looking for missing Winchester Teen

WINCHESTER, Ky. (WTVQ) – Winchester Police are looking for a missing teen. A post on the department’s Facebook page says Chasity Wilson walked out of her school on Thursday, March 9, and is believed to have gotten into an extended cab GMC pickup truck with what appeared to be a temporary tag in the window. …

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Mar 10

Travel ban challenge puts Hawaii's few Muslims in spotlight

Hawaii has 5,000 or so Muslims— less than 1 percent of the state’s population— who are finding themselves thrust into an international spotlight after the state’s top lawyer launched a challenge to President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban, saying it contradicts the islands’ welcoming culture that values diversity. Named as a plaintiff in the federal …

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Mar 10

WATCH: Police search for bikers who violently attacked a California motorist

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Mar 10

3rd protester dies as S. Korea braces for more rallies

South Korean police on Saturday braced for more violence between opponents and supporters of ousted President Park Geun-hye, who was stripped of her powers by the Constitutional Court over a corruption scandal that has plunged the country into a political turmoil. Three people died and dozens were injured in clashes between police and Park’s supporters …

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Mar 10

WATCH: 2 crew members escape fiery train derailment

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