Pursuit leads to accident and DUI Report from Officer John Thomas with the Elizabethtown Police Department: This morning shortly before 1AM, Officer Singer with EPD observed a white 2000 Lincoln Town Car attempt to make a turn from West Dixie Avenue onto St John Road. The Vehicle lost control while making the turn and spun…

Elizabethtown man accused of sexually abusing male residents of assisted living facility By Stephan Johnson with WDRB News LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) — Elizabethtown Police said they’ve arrested a man after he sexually abused two elderly residents at an assisted living facility. According to an arrest report, it happened Sunday, Aug. 13, at Bluegrass Assisted Living…

Man Struck and Killed by Train Identified Police have identified the man who was struck and killed by a train Saturday, July 29, as Roger Duane Teachout, 66, of Elizabethtown. According to a statement released by Elizabethtown Police, Teachout was believed to be homeless. An Autopsy has been performed, and a toxicology report is pending.…

Elizabethtown couple arrested after 4-year-old allegedly found in home with drugs By: WDRB.com Photo source: WDRB.com from Hardin County Detention Center LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) — Elizabethtown Police say two Hardin County suspects have been arrested after a child was found wandering a home containing drugs. According to arrest reports, the incident occurred on Friday, July 21, just…

Elizabethtown Police Investigating Attempted Murder Case Elizabethtown Police  units were called to a Community Alternatives of Kentucky group home Wednesday morning shortly after midnight, regarding a resident at the home. According to a media release, staff at the home advised police that Melissa Emerick, age 27, had broken into the home’s medication cabinet and taken…

(Photo courtesy of Insider Louisville) Dozens of notable laws passed during the Kentucky General Assembly earlier this year that carry with them many controversial changes.  The group of new laws have the potential to make a significant impact on the lives of Kentuckians from all demographics.  A few of the bills introduced had emergency clauses, including…

Elizabethtown Police Work with Faith, Civic Leaders to Unify Community The Elizabethtown Police Department chief Tracy Schiller has started a group for Elizabethtown community leaders in hopes to help unify and strengthen relationships in the community. Yesterday, Elizabethtown Police Chief Tracy Schiller met with several community leaders, consisting of more than a dozen faith and civic…

Woman Arrested for DUI After Flood Rescue Elizabethtown Police arrested a woman after rescuing her car that had been driven into floodwaters Friday Evening. According to a news release, EPD received a call Friday, June 23, just before 8:00 p.m. reporting that a vehicle had driven into floodwaters in the 200 block of Peterson Drive.…

Elizabethtown Police Chief Announces Retirement The Elizabethtown Police Department Chief has announced that he will be retiring. The announcement came Monday morning that chief Tracy Schiller will be retiring effective September 1, 2017, ending his six years of service to the City. Schiller began his career in in law enforcement in 1978 and has since…

The Elizabethtown Police Department just sent us this press release: Yesterday around 2:00 in the afternoon, EPD received a notification from Campbellsville PD that they believed a suspect in a shooting in Campbellsville was staying in Elizabethtown with his girlfriend. The suspect, identified as Cimorone Porter, age 26, was found traveling away from the apartment…

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