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UK police have retracted a report about a strong-arm robbery occurred in the parking lot of Commonwealth Stadium. Police said a victim had come forward reporting assault and robbery around 4:30 a.m. Monday. The retraction said the person reporting the crimes has now recanted and told police he had filed a false report. The original […]

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UK Police issued a crime bulletin Thursday afternoon saying that Lexington police are investigating three different incidents that occurred near campus.

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Crime log: Sept. 28 to Oct. 4

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A briefing of reported crimes that have occurred near campus from Sept. 28 and Oct. 3.

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Man struck by train near campus early Friday morning

A man was struck by a train early Friday morning, at the end of Burley Avenue.
Kyle Ginnever, a 22-year-old from Lexington, was pronounced dead at the scene at 5:20 a.m., according to the Fayette County Coroner’s office.

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iPhone app leads to 2 arrests in campus thefts

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Two men were arrested Wednesday evening after an iPhone application tracked them down.

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Sexual misconduct reported overnight on campus

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A crime bulletin was issued Friday morning after a sexual misconduct incident was reported overnight, UK officials said.

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UK, Lexington Police investigate early-morning shooting

Shots were fired on South Limestone early Friday morning, causing three to be taken to the hospital.
The gunfire occurred in the area near McDonalds, and involved a UK student, at around 3 a.m. this morning.
“Just before 3 a.m. our officers were called to 357 S. Limestone, which is right there in front of the McDonalds,” Lexington Police Spokesperson Sherelle Roberts said.

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(UPDATED) Armed robbery occurs behind Cooperstown Apartments

By Kenny Colston Two UK students were held at gunpoint during an armed robbery at the corner of Oldham Court and Cooperstown Drive late Friday night, UK Police Chief Joe Monroe said. As of Sunday, the suspects had yet to be apprehended. On Friday, around 9:22 p.m., UK Police received a report of an armed […]

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(UPDATED) Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity suspended, house vacated

By Wesley Robinson In response to an ongoing investigation, the UK Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity chapter has been suspended from hosting and participating in fraternity-related events, effective immediately. UK Police responded to a call to investigate an incident at the fraternity house on 410 Rose Ln. on Friday night. UK Police Chief Joe Monroe said […]

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Fine Arts Building burglarized

UK Police were called to the Fine Arts Building on Saturday after someone broke into the building and stole several items from lockers located in the building. UK Police Chief Joe Monroe said the burglars pried open several lockers on the ground floor and took at least three musical instruments, which UK Police later found […]

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