KSU Football Players Charged in Robbery

From Kentucky Public Radio’s Tony McVeigh The alleged theft of a tip jar from a Lexington restaurant has led to robbery charges against four Kentucky State University football players. Lexington police say the football players were among six men who got into an altercation with Tolly-Ho restaurant employees early Saturday morning over the alleged theft… Continue reading KSU Football Players Charged in Robbery

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Smurfs, Breaking Bad And Meth On TV

The subject of meth is getting more play in world of TV, with AMC’s critically-acclaimed series ‘Breaking Bad.’ The show follows Walter White, a chemistry teacher who starts manufacturing crystal meth to pay for his cancer treatments. He’s joined by his former student, Jesse Pinkman, who sells the meth.

Arrests Appear Unlikely To Curb Meth Production

Over the last four years, the number of arrests in Louisville for manufacturing methamphetamine has nearly doubled. Police say the it’s the result of increased vigilance by officers and citizens in recent years. But authorities acknowledge that just finding and arresting manufacturers and users isn’t enough to keep the dangerous drug off the streets.