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Amber Alert canceled; boy & father located in Alabama

LOUISVILLE, KY (WDRB Fox 41) –

A Louisville teen is found alive after a frantic search following an amber alert.

Police found 15-year-old Joshua Young and his father, 31-year-old Joshua Gouker, safe in Alabama Thursday night. Gouker has also been… Continue reading

Amber Alert for animals

By: Tamara Evans – tevans@fox41.com

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB Fox 41)

Christina Oates says she loves her family’s cat, Sassy.

“Sassy is 14 years old, so we’ve had him since he was a baby. He’s a family cat,” says Christina.

So,… Continue reading

Child pornography investigation begins in Germany, ends in Louisville

LOUISVILLE, KY. (WDRB Fox 41) – A child pornography investigation that began in Germany led to the arrest and conviction of a Louisville man.

63-year-old Jack Eugene Hampton pleaded guilty to charges of receiving and possessing child pornography.  Hampton received a 97… Continue reading

Bullitt Co. jailer indicted on sex abuse charges

LOUISVILLE, KY. (WDRB Fox 41) — A Bullitt County jailer is indicted on charges that he sexually abused a young family member.

The Grand Jury indicted 41-year-old Steve Plessinger on charges of sodomy, sexual abuse and incest.

Police say the… Continue reading

St. Matthews man accused of child abandonment

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB Fox 41) — Police say a St. Matthews man got into an argument with the mother of his two children — and no one won.

21-year-old Samir Manzur was arrested late Wednesday night. Police say he and his girlfriend were… Continue reading

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