Friday, March 7 2014 4:11 AM EST2014-03-07 09:11:28 GMT
The topic of arming school employees is back in the spotlight in Boone County. On Thursday, the school board met as part of a planned safety workshop to review their current safety and emergency plans.Full Story >
The topic of arming school employees is back in the spotlight in Boone County. For one local man, having an armed school employee has a different meaning.Full Story >
PHOENIX (CBS5) -
Phoenix police were looking for four armed men involved in a violent robbery of a house that might have been mistakenly targeted Wednesday morning.
Police said four men broke into the home, pistol-whipped a woman in her 50s, held a woman in her 20s at knifepoint and then herded the two women and a 15-year-old boy into a room before they ransacked the home.
A police spokesman said the suspects demanded drugs and cash, and ended up taking some cash and electronics from the home near 21st Place and McDowell Road.
The spokesman said the house might have been wrongly targeted because no evidence of drugs was ever found.
One of the suspects fired at the family pit bull attacked, but the dog was unharmed and the gun might have been only a cap gun, a Phoenix police spokesman said.
The four suspects were between the ages of 18 and 25 years old, the spokesman said. No further description was available and because it happened at 4 a.m., few witnesses are believed have seen the crime, the spokesman said.
The pistol-whipped woman's injuries were not considered life-threatening, and neither the other woman nor the teen were harmed, the spokesman said.
Anyone with information about the home invasion or the suspects is asked to call Phoenix police or 911.
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Wednesday, March 5 2014 9:44 PM EST2014-03-06 02:44:15 GMT
A growing trend in the United States that has reached parts of Kentucky. A version of the illegal slot machines is being operated under the guise of entertainment. Various types of illegal gambling machines,Full Story >
A growing trend in the United States that has reached parts of Kentucky. A version of the illegal slot machines is being operated under the guise of entertainment.Full Story >
Wednesday, March 5 2014 10:31 PM EST2014-03-06 03:31:12 GMT
Work on the multi-million dollar 4th and Race Street development is making progress, but one key hurdle is re-locating the Paragon Salon. On Wednesday, the salon filed a lawsuit against the city sayingFull Story >
Work on the multi-million dollar 4th and Race Street development is making progress, but one key hurdle is re-locating the Paragon Salon.Full Story >
Wednesday, March 5 2014 6:56 PM EST2014-03-05 23:56:41 GMT
A woman has been arrested after a gun was found inside of her purse as she entered the Job and Family Services building. Police say Shaequya Smith entered the building, located at 222 E. Central Parkway,Full Story >
A woman has been arrested after a gun was found inside of her purse as she entered the Job and Family Services building.Full Story >
Thursday, February 3 2011 5:19 PM EST2011-02-03 22:19:13 GMT
New details have been released on a large drug sweep in Pierce Township, Clermont County. On Wednesday, a total of 17 people were indicted by a grand jury on 46 charges related to trafficking in drugs.Full Story >
Tuesday, April 20 2010 11:21 PM EDT2010-04-21 03:21:00 GMT
31 people are in trouble with the law after a three day prostitution sting in Richmond. Police told NBC12 they targeted specific areas where residents and business owners complained about the illegal activity.Full Story >