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Public asked to help with W’burg cold case

The Williamsburg Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance to help solve a five-year-old cold case, which involved the killing of a local woman. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every day! Please login to view this...
Posted On 13 Jan 2021

Police use force to end barricade situation with armed man

A Brush Arbor man, who engaged in a standoff with police for over two hours early Thursday morning while he was locked in his bathroom and who allegedly fired gun shots in the vicinity of police officers, is still behind bars in the Whitley County Detention Center. Read this...
Posted On 13 Jan 2021

Traffic stops lead to 11 arrests in three days for the W’burg Police Department

Recent traffic stops by the Williamsburg Police Department have resulted in 11 drug-related arrests. About 7:19 p.m. Monday, Williamsburg Police Officer Steven Hill arrested four people for trafficking in methamphetamine following the traffic stop of a silver 2005 Chevy Cobalt,...
Posted On 07 Jan 2021

13-year-old stabs 16-year-old after dispute escalates

A 13-year-old male was charged with first-degree assault after allegedly stabbing a 16-year-old male in the face at least twice on Dec. 28, according to a Williamsburg Police Department Facebook post. Williamsburg Police Detective David Rowe and Officer Greg Rhoades investigated...

13-year-old charged with assault after stabbing a 16-year-old

A 13-year-old male was charged with first-degree assault after allegedly stabbing a 16-year-old male in the face at least twice on Dec. 28, according to a Williamsburg Police Department Facebook post. Williamsburg Police Detective David Rowe and Officer Greg Rhoades investigated...

W’burg officers locate, meth, pills, paraphernalia during traffic stop

Williamsburg Police Department arrested two individuals on drug charges on KY 92 West late Saturday night. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every day! Please login to view this content. Not a Member? Join Us

Georgia man arrested on drug charges after several traffic violations

Officers from the Williamsburg Police Department arrested a Georgia man after the man allegedly committed several traffic violations around 11:12 p.m. on Dec. 20, according to the arrest citation filed by Officer Dorman Patrick Jr. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents...

Texas man arrested after damaging Huddle House sign

A Texas man was arrested on a litany of charges after officers were called to the Williamsburg Huddle House because a tractor-trailer semi-truck had allegedly caused substantial damage to a sign before leaving the scene, according the Williamsburg Police Department’s Facebook...

Local victim’s advocate groups receive federal grant money

Kentucky has received $37 million in federal grants to support crisis intervention services for victims of crime, and $1,082,985 of that funding is going to local organizations. In total, 133 Kentucky programs have received funding this year through the federal Victims of Crime...
Posted On 26 Oct 2020

Public’s assistance sought to locate murder suspect last seen in W’burg

The Williamsburg Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a suspect wanted for murder, who was last seen in Williamsburg early Monday morning, according to a Williamsburg Police Department release. Authorities are looking for Edwin Lee Bland Jr.,...
Posted On 19 Oct 2020
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