Category Archives: Kentucky

Killed – Timothy Williams (Louisville, KY)


LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) — A man is dead after being shot several times in the middle of the street.

Jefferson County Coroner Jack Arnold has identified the man as 31-year-old Timothy Williams.

Williams lived in the 2600 block of Garland Avenue. He died at University Hospital Thursday night at 11:38 p.m. from multiple gunshot wounds. Williams funeral will be held at GC Williams Funeral Home.

Police responded to a call of shots fired at 23rd and Kentucky Streets around 11 p.m. Thursday.


Killed – Kyle Lee Johnson (Christian County, KY)


Police say a family dispute in Christian County ended with a father shooting his own son to death.

Kyle Johnson, 33, got into a fight with his family at his home on Greenville Road in Hopkinsville Thursday night. He allegedly made threats to harm family members.

Police say Johnson came to his parents’ house armed with a shotgun around 6:15 p.m.

When he tried to force his way in, police say Johnson’s father shot him twice in the chest.

Johnson was taken to the hospital, where he later died.

Killed – Male Teen – Cortez Keith Randolph (Louisville, KY)

Cortez Keith Randolph

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – The victim of a deadly shooting in Louisville’s Russell neighborhood has been identified as a 17-year-old boy.

According to the Jefferson County Coroner’s Office, Cortez Keith Randolph lived with his grandmother in Fern Creek and was on his way home when he was shot multiple times and killed in an alley at 18th and Broadway late Monday night.

His grandmother said he was a good kid, who mostly made As and Bs as a junior at Moore High School — more As than Bs, she said. She added she had no idea who would kill him.

The coroner said he was waiting at a bus stop at the intersection of 18th and Broadway to go home around 11:00 Monday night.

It happened Monday just before 11:30 p.m. near 18th Street and Broadway.

Killed – Mukeshbhai Patel (Lexington, KY)

Mukeshbhai Patel

Mukeshbhai Patel moved from India to America about 10 years ago in search of a better life for his wife and their two sons.

Patel, 51, was a family man who worked hard. He was a man of honor and an all-around great man, Jack Shah, a longtime friend of Patel and family spokesman, told the Herald-Leader.

Patel was killed Monday afternoon while working at the Marathon gas station at 1758 Alexandria Drive. A customer found him inside the station just after 3 p.m. Monday and called police. Patel, who was working alone at the time of the shooting, died at University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital.

Police have charged Travis Michael Bredhold,18, with Patel’s slaying.

Lexington police have charged an 18-year-old man with murder and robbery in the fatal shooting of a Marathon gas station attendant.

Police said they arrested Travis Michael Bredhold on Tuesday at Fayette Mall. He is accused of killing Mukeshbhai Patel, 51, at the Marathon gas station at 1758 Alexandria Drive. Patel, who was working alone at the time of the shooting, died at University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital.

Killed – Andrea Arnold (Louisville, KY)

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. —Louisville Metro Police said a woman who was found dead Saturday morning was slain.

Police said the body of 26-year-old Andrea Arnold was found near an alley in the 2300 block of Gaulbert Avenue.

According to police, Arnold died from multiple gunshot wounds.

Family members said Andrea Arnold was a mother of three children, ages 7, 9, and 8 months.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) – One year later and still no answers.

That’s how the family of 26-year-old Andrea Arnold feels after she was shot and killed during Thanksgiving weekend in 2013.

Arnold was shot to death and later discovered in an alley just off 23rd and Gaulbert Avenue by sanitation workers.

Her loved ones met at her gravesite Sunday afternoon at Green Meadows Memorial Cemetery.

Killed – Charles W. Wagers (Manchester, KY)


CLAY COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) — An investigation is underway into a deadly burglary.

Police tell us a man was shot to death after breaking into a home in Clay County.

It happened at a home on Otter Creek Road, south of Manchester.

The Clay County sheriff tells us a man broke into that home, but the boyfriend of the woman who lives there then shot him.

The sheriff says the suspected burglar later died. The Clay County coroner identified that man as 20-year old Charles W. Wagers.

20-year old Charles W. Wagers died Thursday morning after being shot by the boyfriend of the woman who lives in the home in Clay County.

Killed – Antonio Cross (Hopkinsville, KY)


According to the Christian County Sheriff’s Department, officers responded to a shooting call at a home on Greenville Road around 2:20 a.m. Sunday morning.

When authorities arrived at the home, they found resident, Antonio Cross, 21, dead from an apparent gun shot wound.

Several shots were fired from outside the residence into the house, with one fatally striking Cross.