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Reporter — WLKY

News reporter at @WLKY. Gamecock. Wife of @photogratom. Mom to a puggle. Massachusetts native. Love the beach, turtles, & ice cream! RT not endorsement.

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Bullitt Utilities can no longer pay for repairs, walking away from sewage leak

wlky.com — As raw sewage continues to dump into a Bullitt County creek, the group that owns the sewer system is walking away. Bullitt Utilities officials said that they can no longer pay to make repairs and stop the leak, so they're giving up.

LMPD does away with Viper Unit, assembles new Mobile Division

wlky.com — The Louisville Metro Police Department's Viper Unit, which focuses on violent crime, is being dismantled. A new, mobile division is being created. The new Ninth Mobile Division will be made up of detectives from the Viper Unit and Operation Trust, including federal agents. They'll be focused on high crime areas throughout the city.
Aug 28, 2015

LMPD does away with Viper Unit, assembles new Mobile Division bit.ly/1i8d5oh

New homes to be built in Russell Neighborhood

wlky.com — Twenty-nine new, market-rate homes will soon be built in Louisville's Russell neighborhood. It's part of the Cedar Street Development project, which started in 2005. "We started the Cedar Street Development in 2005 when individual developers got 14 houses completed before the recession hit," Mayor Greg Fischer said.

Woman kidnapped at gunpoint seeks refuge at bowling alley

wlky.com — A southern Indiana man is in jail after a woman said he forced her into a car and drove her from Louisville to Elizabethtown. Louie Lawson, 35, of Corydon, is charged with kidnapping, receiving stolen property, and possession of a handgun by a convicted felon.

Prosecutors say plot to rob man turned into murder

wlky.com — It has been more than a month since a man was shot to death at the Mallgate St. Matthews apartment complex. Prosecutors said three men came up with plot to rob Miguel Macias, but the robbery turned into murder. Less than an hour after the deadly shooting at the Mallgate apartments, police spoke with Carmon Tussey.

Woman accused of robbing bank while talking about devil appears in court

wlky.com — A Louisville woman is in jail, accused of robbing a bank on Dixie Highway. Police said 56-year-old Yvonne Groves was talking about the devil during and after the robbery. Groves appeared in court Tuesday morning. She's accused of walking into U.S. Bank on Dixie Highway late Monday afternoon and handing a teller a note demanding money.

Police searching for man, woman, accused of stealing from local car washes

wlky.com — A man and a woman have been stealing from several local car washes, police said. The owner of Moby's Auto Spa off Preston Highway, said the man and woman have been to the car wash more than once, and they've hit his shop off Bardstown Road, too, beginning at the end of July.
Aug 21, 2015

ICYMI: Our report on thefts from car washes: wlky.com/news/police-se… Thanks to that report, police made an arrest. wlky.com/news/man-accus…

Aug 18, 2015

Car wash owner has video of thieves stealing money from his business. Here's my report from 5pm: m.wlky.com/news/police-se…

Aug 20, 2015

Remember my report this week about car wash thieves? Police have now made an arrest. Here is the original story: m.wlky.com/news/police-se…

Police continuing investigation after man found shot in Russell neighborhood

wlky.com — Video Transcript TODAY HE GRANTED HER REQUEST T DECISION WILL SHE PURSUES HER CASE. GOOD EVENING. I'M VICKI DORTCH. RICK: AND I'M RICK VAN HOOSE T UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL AFTEG FOUND IN THE RUSSELL NEIGHBORHOOD. VICKI: WLKY'S CAROLYN CALLAHAN HEADQUARTERS WITH WHAT SS LEARNED ABOUT THE CASE. CAROLYN.
Aug 17, 2015

Mark Wagner Jr. died from a gunshot wound to the head. Here's my report from 5pm: bit.ly/1E1OlrB

Aug 17, 2015

RT @CarolynWLKY: Mark Wagner Jr. died from a gunshot wound to the head. Here's my report from 5pm: bit.ly/1E1OlrB

Coroner identifies found shot in Russell neighborhood

wlky.com — Louisville Metro Police are investigating a deadly shooting in the Russell neighborhood. The coroner said Mark Wagner Jr., 26, died Sunday night after being shot once in the head. Police said they have no suspects in the case. Police said Wagner was found lying on a sidewalk at 24th and Chestnut streets around 8 p.m.

Police continue search for suspect in shooting near West Kentucky Street

wlky.com — Louisville Metro police continue to search for the person who shot a man in an SUV while a baby was in the back seat. It happened Thursday near the intersection of Kentucky and Sixth streets. Police said they have no suspects in this case, but they're hoping someone has the information they need.
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Sep 01, 2015

Just saw some lightning and heard thunder in Prospect. #kywx

Sep 01, 2015

It's not often reporters receive thank you notes. Glad our reporting made a difference. #tvnews pic.twitter.com/EgSyAn6rqw

Sep 01, 2015

Two women survived five days in the wilderness. Here's the story: wlky.com/news/two-women…

Sep 01, 2015

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