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McGrath supports term limits, police reform and Equality Act

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Democratic U.S. Senate hopeful Amy McGrath supports term limits, a well-planned military pull out from Afghanistan, a national police database as part of police reform and the Equality Act. As part of WNKY’s ongoing political coverage of the 2020 election, McGrath joined Soky Sunrise via Zoom and answered questions on a variety of topics. McGrath is…

UPDATE: Tennessee escaped inmates captured in Allen County

Jeremy Fuller Joseph Whittemore ***Update*** Both subjects have been recovered and are in custody. SCOTTSVILLE, Ky. – Law enforcement officers are searching for two men who escaped custody from the Macon County (Tenn.) Jail in Lafayette, Tenn. Joseph Whittemore and Jeremy Fuller both escaped from the jail in Lafayette Sunday night, according to a release from the Allen County Sheriff’s…

Woman accused of stabbing husband with scissors

GLASGOW, Ky. – A Glasgow woman is accused of stabbing her husband with a pair of scissors and will be arraigned Monday in Barren District Court. Glasgow police were called Wednesday to 515 West Front Street and upon arrival saw Paul Runyon who had blood on his shirt near his left abdominal area. He has two bleeding wounds. Brandie Runyon…

Motorcyclist dies in Nashville Road wreck

Police investigate a fatal wreck on Nashville Road.BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Bowling Green police are investigating a Thursday evening fatal wreck on Nashville Road near the on ramp of Interstate 165. The wreck involves a motorcycle and a pick up truck. The driver of the motorcycle, Jacob Perry, 20, of Bowling Green, died at the scene.

Man stabbed after dance off

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – A Bowling Green man was stabbed late Tuesday night following a dance off with another man in the area of 34 West 12th Avenue. Terrance Williams and a woman with Williams, Jennifer Pearson, told police that Williams was in a dance off with a man who had been pushing a shopping cart when that man got…

Police search for missing teen

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Bowling Green police are asking for the public’s help to find a missing teen. Roman Jones is 14 years old and was last seen on Barnwood Avenue in Bowling Green in July. He told his guardian he didn’t feel well and was going to bed at 9:30 p.m. July 20. She saw him two hours later…

Man accused of strangulation, assault and leaving the scene of a wreck

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Bowling Green police were called to Porter Pike Monday night after a person driving a Kawasaki motorcycle reported being hit by a Ford Explorer. Justin Loschert, 22, was driving the motorcycle away from town on Porter Pike when he saw a newer model SUV in the opposing lane, according to the accident report. The SUV suddenly…

Three Memphis men arrested in Hart County following pursuit

download Kevin Wynn download Martavious Williams download Rickie Nelson MUNFORDVILLE, Ky. – Kentucky State Police arrested three Memphis men following a chase down Interstate 65 Thursday night. At about 6:42 p.m., a Kentucky State Police Trooper saw a black Chrysler 300 traveling southbound at a high rate of speed on I-65, according to a release from Kentucky State Police. The…

Traffic stop leads to felony drug arrest

GLASGOW, Ky. Thursday, the Glasgow Police Department conducted a traffic stop on North Broadway Street that resulted in a felony drug arrest. An officer made contact with the driver identified as Tyler Logsdon and confirmed that his operator’s license was suspended. The officer received consent to search of the vehicle where he located suspected methamphetamine and a glass pipe, according…