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Crime Stoppers: First Date Ends In Car Theft

LEXINGTON, Ky (LEX 18)– After matching with a woman on a dating app, a man never thought that their first date would end with him being the victim of car theft.

Crime Stoppers: Lexington Police Looking For Information On Murder Of Kimberly Dayton

LEXINGTON, Ky (LEX 18) Lexington Police say they will not give up until the person who killed Kimberly Dayton is found.  "She was beautiful. Absolutely beautiful child," Dianne Dayton, Kimberly’s mother, said in a phone interview with LEX 18. Kimberly was a mother. "When I was little in her apartment, she would make me pizza and we would cuddle on the couch and watch TV," said Kimberly’s daughter Makkinzi on the phone.  The Fayette County coroner…

Crime Stoppers Most Wanted Person Of The Week: August 1, 2018

LEXINGTON, Ky (LEX 18) Police need help finding the Crime Stoppers Most Wanted Person of the Week. Bluegrass Crime Stoppers hopes that you know where to find 48-year-old Terry Wayne Rogers. He’s wanted for burglary, theft, receiving stolen property, being a persistent felony offender, and parole violation. He is described as 5’9”, 175 pounds.  If you see Rogers, call the Crime Stoppers hotline at (859) 253-2020 or text your information to ‘CRIMES’ and in the text write &…

Crime Stoppers: Suspects Wanted In Car Burglary Accused Of Fraudulent Charges

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– It’s becoming a weekly occurence across Lexington neighborhoods and shopping centers, car burglaries leading to fraudulent credit card purchases.  Only this time, the person of interest found a new way in.   Police are looking for the suspect who allegedly broke into a vehicle and stole credit cards, while the other suspects then went on a shopping spree at multiple Lexington locations.

Crime Stoppers Most Wanted Person Of The Week: July 25, 2018

LEXINGTON, Ky (LEX 18) Lexington Police are searching for the Crime Stoppers Most Wanted Person of the Week.  They’re looking for 25-year-old Jesse Angel.  He’s wanted for burglary, theft and probation violation. He is described as 6’3”, 160 pounds. If you see him, call the Crime Stoppers tipline at (859) 253-2020, or text your information to ‘CRIMES’ and in the text, write "LEX P-D" then your tip. 

Crime Stoppers: Thief Targets Laundromat

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — A thief who was looking to clean up at a Lexington laundromat got away empty-handed, and now police are hoping to catch him before he strikes again.

Crime Stoppers Most Wanted Person Of The Week: July 18, 2018

LEXINGTON, Ky (LEX 18) Police need help finding the Crime Stoppers Most Wanted Person of the Week. Bluegrass Crime Stoppers hopes you know where to find 55-year-old Frankie Poteet.  He’s wanted for shoplifting and three counts of Wanton Endangerment. Poteet is 5’8” and 160 pounds, If you see him, call the Crime Stoppers Hotline at (859) 253-2020 or text your information to ‘CRIMES’ and in the text write ‘LEX P-D’ then your anonymous tip. 

Crime Stoppers Most Wanted Person Of The Week: July 11, 2018

LEXINGTON, Ky (LEX 18) Lexington Police are searching for the Most Wanted Person of the Week. 48-year-old Terry Lee Travis is wanted for felony theft and fleeing from police. He is described as 5’11”, 170 pounds. If you see him, call Crime Stoppers at (859) 253-2020 or text your information to ‘CRIMES’. Be sure to include ‘LEX P-D’ in your tip. 

Crime Stoppers: Police Seek Suspects In BCTC Thefts

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Lexington police are looking for two women seen on surveillance video stealing from Bluegrass Community Technical College. While it might seem like one of the last places people would have to worry about being a victim of a theft, authorities say that’s not always the case. "Even if you’re at work, you have to be mindful that there are going to be people coming into your office that you’re not familiar with," said Detective Mark Tho…

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