Macon County Chronicle

  • Father & Son Arrested Following Altercation

    Father & Son Arrested Following Altercation

    By Jessie Williams 

    A father and son were both charged with aggravated domestic assault last week following a bloody fight that sent one of them to the emergency room. 

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  • Friday Pursuit  Ends With Crash

    Friday Pursuit  Ends With Crash

    By Debbie Gregory 

    A 30-year-old man faces numerous charges, after he led local authorities on a pursuit in Macon County, that ended with a crash on Highway 52 West.

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  • Man Shot on Shiloh Rd. - Police Continue Investigation to Find Shooter 

    Man Shot on Shiloh Rd. - Police Continue Investigation to Find Shooter 

    By Jessie Williams 

    Local authorities are currently investigating a shooting that injured a Macon County man last week.

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  • Man Arrested for DUI & Shooting Gun 

    Man Arrested for DUI & Shooting Gun 

    By Jessie Williams 

    A 28-year-old Bowling Green, Kentucky, man was arrested by Macon County law enforcement last week after he allegedly showed up at an ex-girlfriend’s house, while under the influence, and shot a gun into the air.

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  • Sex Offender Arrested Following Probation Visit 

    Sex Offender Arrested Following Probation Visit 

    By Jessie Williams 

    Two Macon County men were arrested on August 4, 2020, following a state probation visit for convicted sex offender Travis Buckley. 

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  • Shot Fired in City Limits

    Shot Fired in City Limits

    The Lafayette Police Department arrested a male driver after he fired a shot at a vehicle in front of him, in the Lafayette city limits.

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  • Stolen Truck From Michigan, Recovered in Macon County

    Stolen Truck From Michigan, Recovered in Macon County

    By Jessie Williams

    A Monroe, Kentucky, man was arrested last week after being pulled over in a stolen truck.

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  • Local Law Enforcement Seizes 6 Pounds of Marijuana

    Local Law Enforcement Seizes 6 Pounds of Marijuana

    By Jessie Williams 

    Local law enforcement seized approximately 6 lbs. of marijuana packaged for resale last week after observing marijuana plants growing in a homeowner’s garden.

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  • Meth, Heroine & Fentanyl 

    Meth, Heroine & Fentanyl 

    By Jessie Williams 

    A Lafayette man is being held on $78,000 bond for numerous drug charges following a traffic stop last Friday, September 11. 

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  • Four Arrested for Meth, Needles & Pills

    Four Arrested for Meth, Needles & Pills

    By Jessie Williams 

    Three women and one man were arrested on numerous drug charges following reports of a possible fight taking place inside their Bratton Ave. apartment.

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