Crime

Crime

Frankfort Realtor enters guilty plea to federal cocaine charge

A Frankfort Realtor pleaded guilty Wednesday to a federal charge of possession of cocaine with intent to distribute. William Richard “Rick” Pulliam III, 44, principal broker for RE/MAX Bluegrass Realty in Frankfort, entered the plea before U.S. District Judge Gregory F. Van Tatenhove in Frankfort. Pulliam is scheduled to be sentenced Sept. 20 in Frankfort.

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Woman charged with murder, DUI after fatal head-on crash

A woman from Eminence was arrested and charged with murder and driving under the influence after a fatal crash in Henry County. Alora Davila, 27, was driving on Lake Jericho Road in Smithfield when she crossed the center line and hit another vehicle head on at about 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, state police said.

Crime

A thief stole credit credit cards from a truck, then used them nearby. Help catch her.

Police are asking for your help to solve theft and fraud on Cold Harbor Drive. If you have information about this crime, don’t try to take action on your own. Anonymous tips, including photos and videos, can be submitted by texting LEXPD plus the tip to CRIMES (274637). Information can also be sent anonymously through Bluegrass Crime Stoppers at 859-253-2020 or www.bluegrasscrimestoppers.com.

Most Wanted

Lexington’s Most Wanted, May 23, 2017

Lexington’s Most Wanted is a service of the Office of the Fayette County Sheriff and the Lexington Herald-Leader. (Like the sheriff’s office on Facebook.) Each week, a new photo lineup features mug shots of fugitives and information about them and warrants issued for their arrests.

Crime

Two men charged in connection with fatal shooting on South Broadway

Two men have been charged in connection with a fatal shooting Monday afternoon on South Broadway. Dylan Capps, 20, was charged with murder and first-degree assault, and Keegan Newton, 19, was charged with wanton endangerment, according to Lexington police. The shooting occurred just before 3:30 p.m. Monday in a parking lot at 1081 South Broadway, according to police.

Crime

Former UK physics employee gets no jail time in embezzlement case

A former employee in the University of Kentucky physics and astronomy department who admitted defrauding the school of more than $200,000 will serve no jail time, a judge said Friday. Instead, Steven Ellis, 67, was sentenced to four years’ probation by U.S. District Judge Danny C. Reeves. Probation “is sufficient punishment in this case,” Reeves said during sentencing.

Crime

Woman summoned to court for drug flight that landed in Lexington

A federal complaint has been filed against a fourth person in the investigation of a private jet that brought 80 bricks of cocaine and 40 pounds of methamphetamine from California to Lexington last month. Kendra Michelle Caprice Tally has been summoned to appear June 1 before U.S. Magistrate Judge Robert E. Wier in Lexington. Tally was not arrested April 21, but she was seen getting off the plane after it landed at Blue Grass Airport, according to an affidavit filed in federal court.

Videos

Stolen credit cards used at Walgreens

Police say this woman stole credit cards from a truck on Cold Harbor Drive and used them at the Walgreens at Harrodsburg and Lane Allen.
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Stolen credit cards used at Walgreens

Surveillance video shows person fleeing scene of double shooting 0:25

Surveillance video shows person fleeing scene of double shooting

Apartment resident recounts South Broadway shooting incident 1:10

Apartment resident recounts South Broadway shooting incident

Details from the scene of South Broadway double shooting 1:35

Details from the scene of South Broadway double shooting