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Feb 28

Recent snowstorm cost Lexington $1.1 million

<div class="StoryBlock"> LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – The City of Lexington estimates $1.1 million has been spent so far on costs associated with the recent snowstorm that dumped more than 10-inches on the city.<br /><br />The city says it used more than 4,650 tons of salt on the roads.&nbsp; Here’s a breakdown of some of the …

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Feb 28

Police warn people of two men offering to do tree work in Versailles

<div class="StoryBlock"> VERSAILLES, Ky. (WTVQ) – Authorities are warning people in Woodford County to be on the lookout for two men knocking on doors offering to do tree work.<br /><br />Investigators say they received a report of two men in a blue, single cab, pickup truck soliciting to do tree work in the Adena Subdivision …

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Feb 28

Reward offered for capture of man wanted in crystal meth case

<div class="StoryBlock"> LONDON, Ky. (WTVQ) – A $500 reward is being offered for the capture and conviction of 37-year old Robert &quot;Turtle&quot; McFadden of London, according to the Laurel County Sheriff’s Office.<br /><br />Investigators say he wanted for the importation and distribution of crystal meth and using an underage girl to traffic drugs.<br /><br />He’s …

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Feb 28

Man pleads guilty in crash that killed motorcyclist from Lexington

<div class="StoryBlock"> LONDON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Authorities say 51-year old Anthony Raymond of London pleaded guilty in connection to a hit-and-run accident that killed a motorcyclist from Lexington in May of last year.<br /><br />Investigators say on May 7, 2014, Raymond pulled into the path of a motorcycle being driven by 71-year old Randolph Scott …

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Feb 28

Lexington Police release surveillance photos from multiple robberies

<div class="StoryBlock"> LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Lexington Police released 17-surveillance photos on Friday of more than a dozen robberies that have occurred in the first two months of 2015.<br /><br />Investigators say the method and suspect descriptions are similar in many of the cases.&nbsp; The vehicles possibly connected to the cases are a tan or …

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Feb 27

Shots fired during Lexington robbery

<div class="StoryBlock"> Police say someone fired two shots, during a robbery at the Tobacco zone on North Broadway in Lexington Friday night. No one working in the store was hit, and it’s not clear if either of the two robbers was hurt, according to Police.<br /><br />Police say the two men involved ran when it …

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Feb 27

Lily Fire Department vandalized

<div class="StoryBlock"> LILY, Ky. (WTVQ) – The Lily Fire Department’s main fire station was vandalized early Friday morning, according to the Laurel County Sheriff’s Office.<br /><br />Investigators say surveillance cameras caught a vehicle driving around&nbsp;the fire station on Ky 552 beginning at 12:45 a.m.&nbsp; Investigators say it made two more passes over the next 25-minutes …

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Feb 27

Walk for warmth set for Saturday

<div class="StoryBlock"> Lexington, Ky. (WTVQ) — From time to time, we all find ourselves saying, &quot;I need help.&quot;<br />Saturday morning, hundreds of people will be walking in downtown Lexington, raising money for families in tough situations.<br /><br />&quot;I needed help,&quot; says Latasha Benton.<br /><br />Those are three words that changed Latasha Benton’s life.<br /><br />&quot;It’s …

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Feb 27

Suspect vehicle photo released in trailer theft in Laurel County

<div class="StoryBlock"> LONDON, Ky. (WTVQ) – The Laurel County Sheriff’s Office released a security camera image of a vehicle that investigators say was used to steal a utility trailer around 3:00 a.m. Thursday.<br /><br />Investigators say the trailer was taken from behind a Budget Car Rental business off of West Cumberland Gap Parkway, about 10-miles …

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Feb 27

Estill County still under boil water advisory

<div class="StoryBlock"> IRVINE, Ky. (WTVQ) – As of Friday, everyone in Estill County had running water again, but all residents remained under a&nbsp;boil water advisory, according to county officials.<br /><br />An estimated 100-people still had very low water pressure, according to officials.&nbsp; The water distribution center at the Estill County Fair Barn will be open …

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