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Investigators make arrests in sequence of robberies

A sequence of robberies stemming from social media has resulted in the

Lexington Police expands use of high-tech database to solve violent crime

NIBIN system helps investigators connect multiple crime scenes.

Preparations underway for bridge removal

Preparations for the demolition of the Jefferson Street bridge are underway. The work comes after the Urban County Council last Thursday authorized Lexington Center Corporation to demolish the bridge and related infrastructure.

Mt. Tabor Park gets trail addition, shelter

Paved walking trails are the thing Lexington residents want most in their parks, according to a recent survey. “So that’s what we’ve built in Mt. Tabor Park,” Mayor Jim Gray said today.

Man charged in connection with early morning shooting

A suspect is in custody after an early morning shooting. Investigators have charged Austin D. Schooler, 24, with Assault 1st D

City to collect household hazardous waste – Saturday, Oct. 20

Fayette County residents will have the opportunity to safely dispose of unwanted hazardous waste at a collection event on Saturday, Oct. 20 from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. The event will be held at the former landfill site at 1631 Old Frankfort Pike.

Search underway for man who stole cash, pizza

Officers were quickly hot on the trail of the suspects.

Man charged in fatal hit-and-run collision

Elliott L. Moton, 27, was arrested for Leaving the Scene of an Accident/Failure to Render Aid (Felony).

Sanitary sewer cleanings, inspections October 15 – 20

Citizens on the streets listed below may see vehicles, work crews, and small equipment. Work crews will be wearing reflective vests and appropriate identification. (This listed was updated on Oct. 15) BEACON HILL RD CAMBRIDGE DR

Lexington’s stormwater program wins two national awards

Lexington has received national recognition for its stormwater program, picking up top awards among cities of similar size. Lexington’s stormwater program won both the Program Management Award and the Overall Highest Score Award.