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Juvenile charged in connection with stolen car

September 14, 2016 - A 17-year-old has been charged in connection with a stolen vehicle and foot pursuit Wednesday afternoon. The male juvenile was detained and charged with Receiving Stolen Property and Fleeing 2nd.

Police make arrest in Buena Vista homicide case

September 14, 2016 - A third person has been arrested in connection with a murder on Buena Vista Drive. Officers with the Lexington Police Department today arrested Alonzo K.

Police seek information into attempted sexual assault

September 14, 2016 - A man who attempted to sexually assault a woman in Lexington late last month is possibly connected with other assaults in the area.

Warrant obtained in armed robbery

A suspect wanted in connection with an armed robbery of a sporting goods store has been identified. Investigators with the Lexington Police Department today obtained a warrant for Robbery 1st for 22-year-old Deverious D. Jones of Lexington.

Arrest made in weekend shooting

September 10, 2016 - A Lexington man who was shot Saturday evening is now facing criminal charges. Investigators have charged Charles C. Davis, Jr., 27, with felon in possession of a firearm and possession of marijuana.

Mayor, Council cut ribbon, prepare to open new Senior Center

Mayor Jim Gray, members of the Urban County Council and Lexington’s senior adults are celebrating today … 33 years after Lexington opened its original center for seniors, it’s opening a new center to meet the needs of today’s seniors.

Mulch Giveaway – Saturday, September 17

Yard waste collected by Lexington’s Division of Waste Management during the past several months is now mulch. A portion of that material will be given away for free to Lexington residents on Saturday, September 17 at 1631 Old Frankfort Pike. 

Sanitary sewer cleanings, inspections: Sept. 12 - 16

Citizens on the streets listed below may see vehicles, work crews and small equipment. Work crews will be wearing reflective vests and appropriate identification. Aria Ln Bingham Dr Carters Close Clemens Dr Copper Knoll Cir

Portions of Woodland Park playground closed throughout the weekend

Portions of the Woodland Park playground will remain closed throughout the weekend due to Poured in Place (PIP) surfacing installation. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Police seek information about Winburn Drive homicide

September 8, 2016 - The Lexington Police Department is investigating a shooting that killed a pregnant woman and her unborn baby.