Around 6:30 p.m. Monday, LMPD officers responded to the 700 block of South Barbee Way. One man was pronounced dead at the scene. A second man, who had also been shot, was located about a block away. He was taken to University Hospital.

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The death of a woman found in a Leslie Drive driveway in Lexington is being treated as a possible homicide, the Fayette County coroner told WKYT, bringing to five the number of slayings since Feb. 4.
Three people are facing drug trafficking charges after investigators said they found $5,000 worth of methamphetamine inside an Oldham County home. Police arrested Shannon Murray, Jessica Murray and Wanda Corfield. Officers also found more than $12,000 in cash, a stolen gun and other drugs.
Around 6:30 p.m. Monday, LMPD officers responded to the 700 block of South Barbee Way. One man was pronounced dead at the scene. A second man, who had also been shot, was located about a block away. He was taken to University Hospital.
Louisville Metro Police are investigating a homicide in the Russell neighborhood. A MetroSafe supervisor says a man was found dead on Elliot Avenue, near South 24th Street
Firefighters battled a house fire this afternoon in Perry County. The fire was off Forked Mouth Branch Road and it appears the home burned to the ground.1 week ago
Firefighters battled a house fire this afternoon in Perry County. The fire was off Forked Mouth Branch Road and it appears the home burned to the ground.
WLKYTraffic this is a look at that earlier semi fire that continues to keep 65S shutdown near Seymour
A Louisville man was arrested Friday for allegedly seeking sex with a minor. Officials said Jeffrey Baunach, 45, met an undercover investigator online that claimed to have a minor child with whom Baunach requested to engage in sexual acts.
A homicide investigation is underway in Shelbyville. Shelbyville Police Chief Istvan Kovacs confirmed police responded to a residence on Beamtree Drive on Friday night.
Five killed, including gunman, in shooting spree near Paintsville, Kentucky
Seven people have been charged in connection with a smuggling operation that was bringing drugs into Metro Corrections. The Louisville Metro Police Department's Public Integrity Unit and Metro Corrections have been working to identify several people who have smuggled contraband into the jail.
Shepherdsville couple arrested after drugs, guns, thousands seized
The coroner has released the identity of a homicide victim from a shooting in the Portland neighborhood. Christopher Deweese, 38, was shot in the head on West Main Street, near North 26th Street, on Jan. 28.
For a second straight day, there has been a multiple fatality on Kentucky roads. Three people were killed Wednesday afternoon between Perry Park and Worthville in Owen County.
Three overnight shootings in Lexington have left at least three dead and one wounded, including two juveniles, according to police.
William Osborne has been charged with driving under the influence, assault, and wanton endangerment after police say he plowed into a playground last month and seriously injured three children. Police say Osborne, who had a blood alcohol level of .301, had been drinking vodka. U-S Marshals arrested him Monday in Fort Myers, Florida.
Lexington police are negotiating with a man suspected in a Tuesday night shooting on Squires Woods Way. Police responded to the area shortly after 10. A shooting victim was taken to the hospital with unspecified injuries
Five people are dead and one is seriously injured after a crash Tuesday in Campbell County, the coroner said. Cold Spring police said the crash happened at 4:35 p.m. Tuesday on U.S.-27 near East Low Gap Road in Cold Spring near the border with Alexandria.
A Louisville man charged with killing his girlfriend's neighbor had his bond lowered Monday. Michael Hamblen Jr., 21, who Police say he shot Jasmine Newsome, was back in court Monday. Police said Hamblen shot Newsome 10 times at her home on West Ormsby Avenue on Jan. 26 after a dispute over eggs
KSP tells us that a trooper administered CPR to the female victim on scene, but she died at the hospital. One man is in police custody for questioning, but no one is facing any charges at this time @LEX18News
Elizabethtown police are investigating a homicide. Police were called to the 300 block of Diecks Drive on a report of shots fired. Officers found a man lying on the ground in a parking lot in the area. He was pronounced dead from apparent gunshot wounds.
The Ashland Police Department was investigating a shoplifting incident when they arrested a South Point, Ohio woman for drugs
A standoff with police in Hopkins County Saturday night ended with the suspect shooting himself. The Hopkins County Sheriff’s Department went to a Sandcut Road home about 8:30 p.m. to locate a man wanted on a warrant, according to a news release, which says the man brandished a handgun and threatened to take his own life
A wreck in Union, Kentucky, sent four people to the hospital Saturday, three of them with serious injuries, according to the Boone County Sheriff's office. Three vehicles were involved, including a Rumpke truck.The crash happened just before 11 a.m. on U.S. 42 near the intersection of Bleu Yacht Road2 week ago
A wreck in Union, Kentucky, sent four people to the hospital Saturday, three of them with serious injuries, according to the Boone County Sheriff's office. Three vehicles were involved, including a Rumpke truck.The crash happened just before 11 a.m. on U.S. 42 near the intersection of Bleu Yacht Road
An early morning car accident has left one dead and one in critical condition. Officers responded to a call on the collision at 4 a.m. on Saturday. The accident was in the 2700 block of Algonquin Parkway.
A man has been charged with arson after admitting to intentionally setting an apartment building on fire. According to an arrest slip, Joshua Gregory, 22, started the fire to an occupied apartment building by placing a blanket on a stove top and turning the burners on.
Fire crews in Pikeville say they have put out a fire at the Jenny Wiley Theater downtown. Officials said it started when performers were practicing pyrotechnics and the stage caught fire. Crews were able to put out the fire and said they will have to remove the stage. A team is coming to the theater to handle smoke and water damage
A Louisville police detective was injured in a shooting during a traffic stop as officers shot and killed one suspect and wounded another in a neighborhood in the eastern part of the city. Louisville Police Chief Steve Conrad says the officer, a narcotics detective, was struck in the head during an “exchange of gunfire.”
A man is dead after a crash in Independence late Wednesday. The crash was reported just before 11 p.m. on Taylor Mill Road near Stephens Road. Officers said two vehicles collided head-on.
A Scott County man was sentenced to nearly 25 years in jail for dealing drugs. Larry West was convicted this week of dealing methamphetamine.
Louisville Metro Police are investigating a shooting in the Portland neighborhood. A MetroSafe dispatcher says it happened in the 2700 block of West Main Street near North 26th Street. A call about the shooting was received Sunday around 7:30 a.m.