During the overnight hours of Friday, August 4, police were dispatched to a business located in the 3400-block of Lansdowne Drive. Surveillance video revealed that an unknown man broke a rear window, entered the business, and carried a 65-inch television still its box out the front door. He fled in an older passenger car, possibly a Buick, which was waiting outside.
Video from a August 11, 2017 break in of Burger King on Richmond Road. The burglar broke in the business through a glass door, removed the cookie display from the counter and dropped it outside as he fled on foot.
"We must be adults today," Mayor Jim Gray said as the Urban County Council voted to relocate two Confederate statues from the old courthouse downtown. Watch highlights from the council meeting and vote.
Mayor Jim Gray reacted with the crowd inside the Urban County Government Center after a unanimous "yes" by all members of the Urban County Council to relocate two Confederate statues at the old courthouse.
After Lexington's city hall was filled to capacity during a council meeting to consider the removal of two Confederate statues from the old courthouse lawn, the overflow crowd held an impromptu rally In support of the removal on Main Street on Aug. 17, 2017.
Police Chief Mark Bernard advises "don't give them the attention they want" concerning potential protesters coming to town to protest against the relocation of two confederate statues located at the old courthouse building downtown.
Lexington Police and Fayette County Coroner Gary Ginn were at a shooting Thursday morning in the Imperial Estates mobile home park on London Avenue. At least one person was shot, but neither the victim nor the shooter have been located.