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Man hospitalized after road rage leads to shooting in Valley Station
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - A man was hospitalized after being shot in the Valley Station neighborhood. An LMPD spokesperson said that an initial investigation revealed the shooting to have stemmed from an earlier road rage incident. Officers responded to a call of a shooting near the intersection of Dixie Highway...
Seriously? Man arrested after trying to buy luxury sports car at Louisville dealership with $78 million check
A man has been arrested after attempting to purchase a Porsche with a $78 million check. The incident occurred Wednesday afternoon at the St. Matthews Porsche Dealership in Louisville when 21-year-old Connor J. Litka, of Indiana, presented the check in an attempt to buy the sports car, according to a report by WAVE.com.
Police arrest 4 people after 2 men found shot in Louisville's Shawnee neighborhood
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Four people were taken into custody Friday afternoon after two men were shot in the Shawnee neighborhood. John Bradley, a spokesperson for the Louisville Metro Police Department, said officers received reports of a shooting in the 600 block of Lindell Avenue around 10:45 a.m. That's off River Park Drive near Del Park Terrace in the Shawnee neighborhood.
Man hospitalized in stabbing near West Broadway Thornton’s
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - A man is in in the hospital after being stabbed downtown near the soon-to-be closing Thornton’s. LMPD responded to a call of for service at the intersection of First and Jacob Streets and found a man who said he’d been stabbed in the side.
Chain link fence now surrounds downtown Louisville gas station ahead of its permanent closure
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The Thorntons at Broadway and 1st Street in downtown Louisville is now fenced off in preparation for its permanent closure Monday. Caution tape is already going up around the gas station. Thorntons has never given a reason for the closure, and there are no details on what will become of the property.
Multiple Louisville teens arrested for burglaries, one armed, in southern Indiana
JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. — Multiple Louisville teens have been arrested after numerous burglaries in Jeffersonville this month. Police said they were called to the FedEx on 5153 Maritime Road in Jeffersonville around 6:29 a.m. on Feb. 11 about a burglary. When police arrived, multiple teens from Louisville led police on...
Neighbors on edge after police find 79-year-old woman stabbed in her home
Louisville Metro Police urged the community to stay vigilant and lock all homes and cars.
Cold snap ahead in Louisville | Feb. 23, 2024 #WHAS11 11 p.m. weather
Brace for a cold snap in Louisville! After a warm spell, temperatures are set to plunge into the low 40s with a chance of sleet and isolated snowflakes. By Sunday, expect a rebound to the 60s before a large system brings potential severe storms midweek. Stay tuned to #WHAS11 for updates.
1,630 enslaved people buried in unmarked graves in Louisville to be named
Deacon Ned Berghausen and nationally recognized poet Hannah Drake will restore some of the dignity on Saturday that was denied to the people buried there.
This Restaurant’s French Fries Were Named the Best in Kentucky
Do you like french fries? Wait...do you LOVE french fries? I've never met a soul who didn't like them, so I kicked the question up a notch. It's a question to which I would answer in the resounding affirmative. In fact, I love them so much, it might not do...
Louisville health officials urge parents to get tested for syphilis
Across the country, cases of newborn syphilis have skyrocketed in the last decade according to the CDC.
LMPD: Man dead after crashing into tree in California neighborhood
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A man has died in a car crash after striking a tree in the California neighborhood. According to Louisville Metro police, just before 1 p.m. on Thursday, crews responded to a crash on Dr. J.W. Hodge Street near Howard Street. When the police arrived, they found...
Police investigating after bomb threat called in at Fern Creek Walmart
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Louisville Metro Police Department is investigating after a bomb threat was called in at a Walmart in Fern Creek. MetroSafe said that officers were dispatched to the Walmart at 7101 Cedar Springs Boulevard around 6 p.m. about a bomb threat. Officials said that police are on...
Demolition Begins On Burned Out Apartment Complex
Demolition has begun on an apartment complex deemed a “total loss” after a massive fire earlier this week. More than 100 firefighters responded to the massive inferno at the 310 @ NULU apartment complex on Monday. The blaze caused the interior of the building to collapse. Louisville Fire...
City of Louisville, DOJ target Newburg for crime reduction grant
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Take guns off the street and cut down on violence. That's the goal of a Louisville anti-violence program that is expanding to Newburg, thanks to a multimillion-dollar grant from the U.S. Department of Justice. With new tennis rackets in hand and energy to spare, Harry Floyd...
Intense Debate: LMPD Officer Who Mistakenly Shot Two Teens Suspended for 20 Days, Escapes Criminal Charges
wdrb.com - 02/19/2024 04:00:00 PM. The recent news about a Louisville Metro Police officer, Brendan Kaiser, who accidentally shot two teenagers in February 2023 has sparked a heated debate among the public. The officer will not face criminal charges but has been suspended for 20 days for violating firearm safety procedures. The teenagers were accused of illegally entering a garage on a vacant property. A civil lawsuit against Kaiser is pending.
Firefighters remove car stuck in 20-foot hole at construction site in Louisville
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - Shively and Louisville firefighters were called on Thursday to a vehicle rescue at the South 7th Street and Arcade Avenue intersection. A car drove through a construction site and was stuck in a hole of about 20 feet that was partially covered. Only the driver was...
Leaked report reveals where ShotSpotter's hidden microphones are placed in Louisville
A gunshot-detection system used by Louisville and more than 100 other U.S. cities faces sharp criticism of targeting low-income communities of color after a detailed list of where the company's hidden microphones are located was leaked to the public. As released in an analysis by WIRED magazine, a majority of...
'We trusted him': Family of Jeffersonville man killed in I-65 crash speak on driver's arrest
CORYDON, Ind. — A Floyd County man is behind bars tonight, held on a $100,000 bond, after a deadly crash on Interstate 65. In July, Indiana State Police say Nicholas Alexander ran into the back of a tractor-trailer on I-65 near Veterans Parkway. Shane Moss, a passenger in the...
WHAS11 anchor, meteorologist share why they're wearing all black
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — If you've noticed some of the anchors and meteorologists at WHAS11 News wearing black all week, there's a reason. The Junior League of Louisville is running a campaign where members of the media will wear either the same black dress or black outfit for five consecutive days as part of the Little Black Dress Initiative.