KY Rape Suspect Robert Kasee Found Dead In Ohio River In Villa Hills

KENTON COUNTY, KY. (THECOUNT) — Robert Kasee, the Kentucky man on the run from police after facing rape, sexual battery and assault charges in Cincinnati, has been found dead in the Ohio River in Villa Hills.

Police located the body of Kasee, 34, Wednesday morning in Northern Kentucky.

Boaters on Friday afternoon found the body of Robert Kasee near the Villa Hills Marina in Kenton County. Continue reading

KY HS Teacher Haley Reed Arrested Sodomy Rape Of Buckner Student On School Property

Oldham County High School teacher, Haley Reed, was arrested Thursday after she admitted to having sex with a KY student on multiple occasions.

Reed, 35, admitted to engaging in sex with a juvenile student approximately eight times between April 1 and June 1. All the incidents occurred on school property, according to Oldham County police.

Reed is charged with multiple accounts of third-degree rape, third-degree sodomy and first-degree unlawful transaction with a minor.

Oldham County Schools released a statement regarding Reed’s arrest: Continue reading

Deshawn Brown ID’s As KY Man Shot Dead While Walking In Louisville

Officials have identified Deshawn Brown as the Louisville man found suffering from a gunshot wound at the intersection of Cecil Ave & W Broadway Louisville, KY., Friday night.

Brown, 30, was transported to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Louisville Metro Police say the fatal shooting occurred shortly after 10:30 p.m. Friday while Brown was walking on the street.

LMPD spokesperson Alicia Smiley says when police arrived at the scene, officers found Brown, who had been shot while walking in the area, according to Deputy Coroner Wayne Pryse. Continue reading

KY Girl Leaves School With Stranger Met Online Later Texts Friend “Call Police”

Berea police are asking for the public’s help locating Amber Renae Wagers, a teen who disappeared from school Wednesday, reports CBS Lexington, Kentucky affiliate WKYT-TV.

Police say Wagers, 15, walked out of Berea Community School around 10 a.m. to leave with an unknown person.

Investigators believe she met the person through a social media account. She later messaged a friend saying she was possibly heading to Ohio and to call police. Continue reading

Hopkinsville Officer Killed In Line Of Duty Identified

(UPDATE:) Reports have named Phillip Meacham as the Hopkinsville police officer shot and killed in Christian County, Kentucky by a man impersonating an officer.

Hopkinsville Police Officer Meacham was off-duty at the time of the shooting Thursday evening.

Hopkinsville Police officials said the suspect, 35-year-old James Kenneth Decoursey, attempted to pull over a driver. That driver was Meacham. Shortly after Decoursey initiated the fake traffic stop, that’s when he allegedly shot the officer. Officer Meacham was transported to the hospital where he later died. Continue reading

Cop, Multiple People Injured in Louisville Buechel Neighborhood Shootout

Police scanner traffic indicates multiple ambulances are responding to reports of a shooting in a Louisville Buechel neighborhood. A police officer and several civilians were shot, reports say.

The Louisville Metro Police Department is responding after multiple people — including a police officer — have been shot in Louisville’s Buechel neighborhood.

According to a MetroSafe supervisor, the first reports were received just after 1:30 p.m. We’re told it happened near the intersection of Bardstown Road and Fegenbush Lane. Continue reading

KY Newlywed Gunned Down in Cherokee Triangle Fired Back Hit Teen Before Death

A newlywed who was gunned down in Cherokee Triangle was able to return fire and hit one of the suspects.

Louisville Police confirm that 30-year-old Jason Spencer was armed with a gun and returned fire at the suspects.

A 15-year-old boy was shot, and he was later taken into custody in the Park Hill neighborhood. A second suspect remains at large. Continue reading