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  1. Reward increased in Laurel County double murderRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WKYT

    It's been three weeks since the bodies of Sharon and Donnie Jackson were found in their home in southern Laurel County. Sheriff's deputies say they've received a few tips but they're hoping an increase in the reward being offered for information in the case will bring in more.

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  2. Rewards offered for tips in shooting deaths of Laurel County coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

    Rewards totaling more than $3,000 are being offered for information in the slayings of a husband and wife in Laurel County. Donnie and Sharon Jackson were found dead of gunshot wounds March 8 after a house fire on Slate Ridge Road.

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  3. Donnie and Sharon Jackson were found shot to death after their home was burned down.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WLEX-TV Lexington

    American Vets Post #116 in Laurel County is offering a $2,200 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the murder of Donnie Jackson and Sharon Jackson of Lily. The Jacksons were killed in a double homicide after the discovery of two individuals found deceased at the scene of a house fire on Slate Ridge Road in London.

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  4. Laurel Co. Woman Arrested For Giving Alcohol To MinorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    The incident happened early Sunday morning when a restaurant in Laurel County called 911. Workers at the restaurant told dispatch that a juvenile inside the business appeared to be very intoxicated.

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  5. A Quiet First Day Of The Work WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... LEX 18 News at 11. Investigators say alcohol is believed to have played a role in a deadly shooting Sunday in Laurel County.According to the Laurel County Sheriff's Office, Clifford Lee Humfleet, 31, was found with a gunshot wound to the chest ...

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  6. Hit-And-Run Prompts Evacuation In LexingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... blue pick-up truck. Investigators say alcohol is believed to have played a role in a deadly shooting Sunday in Laurel County.According to the Laurel County Sheriff's Office, Clifford Lee Humfleet, 31, was found with a gunshot wound to the chest ...

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  7. Woman Says Man Robbed Her Outside Lexington HotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Officers say the woman told them she got into a car belonging to a man she knew in the Parking lot of the Red Roof in on Wilhite Drive around 10 p.m. Police say the man pulled a gun on the woman and took her purse. Investigators say alcohol is believed to have played a role in a deadly shooting Sunday in Laurel County.According to the Laurel County Sheriff's Office, Clifford Lee Humfleet, 31, was found with a gunshot wound to the chest around 4:30 a.m. at a home on Boardwalk Circle.

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  8. Van Rolls After Hitting Parked Car Along Lexington StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... at the scene. Investigators say alcohol is believed to have played a role in a deadly shooting Sunday in Laurel County.According to the Laurel County Sheriff's Office, Clifford Lee Humfleet, 31, was found with a gunshot wound to the chest around ...

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  9. Louisville Police Make Arrest In Murder CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... Hospital. Investigators say alcohol is believed to have played a role in a deadly shooting Sunday in Laurel County.According to the Laurel County Sheriff's Office, Clifford Lee Humfleet, 31, was found with a gunshot wound to the chest around 4:30 ...

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  10. Sheriff: Man Murdered In Laurel County HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Investigators say alcohol is believed to have played a role in a deadly shooting Sunday in Laurel County. According to the Laurel County Sheriff's Office, Clifford Lee Humfleet, 31, was found with a gunshot wound to the chest around 4:30 a.m. at a home on Boardwalk Circle.

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  11. Benefit In Fallen Police Officer's HonorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... on," said Hurley. Investigators say alcohol is believed to have played a role in a deadly shooting Sunday in Laurel County.According to the Laurel County Sheriff's Office, Clifford Lee Humfleet, 31, was found with a gunshot wound to the chest around ...

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  12. Missing Hiker Found In Laurel CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A search for a missing hiker Saturday in Laurel County ended when the man found his way to emergency crews. According to the Laurel County Fire Department, a firefighter was notified that a friend went hiking and the man never returned on Friday.

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  13. Surrendering to retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... pull to come inside when I drive through town. For several years in, the 1970s everybody who worked in the Laurel County Library knew me on a first name basis and, for the last three decades I have been a frequent patron of the Madison County ...

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  14. County to purchase vehicles from EvartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... County Judge-Executive Dan Mosley. "What Evarts is looking at doing, they're purchasing a fire truck from the Laurel County Fire Department." "Evarts is going to proceed with buying this truck," said Mosley. "What they would like to do, is sell an ...

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  15. Police find drugs hidden in fake Mountain Dew bottleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | WKYT

    ... is what it appears to be." Police charged McFadden with first degree drug trafficking. He's being held in the Laurel County Detention Center on a $20,000 bond and his court date is set for March 24th at 11:00 a.m.

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  16. Three people seriously injured in Laurel County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | WKYT

    Deputies say the crash happened on Russell Dyche Memorial Highway near London. The sheriff's office says two vehicles were involved and three people were airlifted from the scene.

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  17. KSP Post 11 Receives five (5) additional TroopersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Kentucky State Police

    ... of March 16th. Troopers Combs and Roberts will be assigned to Clay County. Trooper Reams will be assigned to Laurel County. Trooper Brittle will be assigned to McCreary County. Trooper Royal will be assigned to Rockcastle County. Assignments are ...

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  18. Three men now charged in violent Laurel County robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | WKYT

    Police say Kaleb McKiddy drove to Pamela Newcomb's home in Laurel County on March 2nd with Eddie Eversole with him. "We believe both went to the residence armed with a weapon," said Gilbert Acciardo with the Laurel County Sheriff's Office.

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  19. Three Men Arrested In Connection With London ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... Eddie Eversole, 28, has been charged with attempted murder and robbery first-degree and is in custody at the Laurel County detention Center. Kaleb McKiddy, 24, has been charged with attempted murder and robbery first-degree and is in custody at the ...

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  20. Reward offered for information in double slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | KFVS12

    The agency told media that the London-Laurel County Crime Stoppers organization has put up the reward in the fatal shootings of 62-year-old Donnie Jackson and 58-year-old Sharon Jackson, who are believed to be husband and wife. Their bodies were found Sunday in a burning home in the Lily community in Laurel County.

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