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  1. Middle school teacher accused of seeking sex with 14-year-old girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | New York Post

    ... late Nov. 20 and continued through the next day. Dietz then agreed to meet the undercover agent on Nov. 21 in Jeffersontown, prosecutors said. While in a blue Honda Civic, Dietz later drove past an unmarked law enforcement vehicle in the area where ...

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  2. 87-year-old woman hit by car, killed near Hurstbourne & Stony BrookRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    The crash happened at about 6:30 a.m. near the intersection of Hurstbourne Parkway and Stony Brook Drive, Jeffersontown police confirmed. Stallard lived less than a mile from where she was hit, based on information provided by the coroner.

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  3. 87-year-old woman hit and killed in JeffersontownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    The woman, identified by the Jefferson County Coroner's Office as Mary Stallard, was hit around 6:45 a.m. near Hurstbourne Parkway and Stony Brook Drive. The driver had a green light, and Stallard went against the crosswalk to cross the street, LMPD said.

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  4. Family of slain trooper fundraising for Jeffersontown memorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Jeffersontown High School graduate and Arizona State Trooper Tyler Edenhofer, who was shot and killed in the line of duty in July, was a young man who loved the holidays. His family gave us an update on how they are coping since his death, and the way they hope to honor him this spring.

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  5. Far-right terrorism in North America, Europe increased even as terrorism deaths declined: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | WJOL-AM Joliet

    ... shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue killing 11 people and the murder of two elderly African American men in Jeffersontown, Ky. Killelea said that more research needs to be conducted on the trend, but almost all the attacks are lone actors, not ...

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  6. Far-right terrorism in US, Europe increased even as terrorism deaths declined: ReportRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 5 | ABC News

    ... shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue killing 11 people and the murder of two elderly African American men in Jeffersontown, Kentucky. Killelea said that more research needs to be conducted on the trend, but almost all the attacks are lone actors, ... 1 comment

  7. Senator seeks to add penalties to Kentucky's hate crime lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 2 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... from Louisville, said the filing of the bill was in response to the murder of two African-Americans at the Jeffersontown Kroger in October. "It's really an example of what's been taking place in Kentucky and across the country at increasing rates," ...

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  8. In 2018, we need Hanukkah more than everRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 30 | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... and said he feared the "invasion" of migrants in a caravan headed for our southern border. Light a candle for Jeffersontown, Kentucky, where a man motivated by racial hate, thwarted in his efforts to cause mayhem in a historically black church, shot ...

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  9. GRAPHIC | LMPD releases body cam video after man fatally shot by police in JeffersontownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 29 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Louisville Metro Police released new details about a man shot and killed by officers in Jeffersontown Wednesday night.

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  10. Louisville man accused of stealing $50,000 worth of change from hotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    According to an arrest report, Jeffersontown Police interviewed 34-year-old Matthew Rucker on Monday. Rucker allegedly admitted to stealing 100 boxes of coins from the back of a vehicle belonging to Hawthorn Suites at 11762 Commonwealth Drive, off Blankenbaker Parkway.

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  11. Suppressing motivation, legitimacy can help avoid political violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | UPI

    The recent attempted bombings of Democratic figures and mass shootings in Pittsburgh, Jeffersontown, Ky., and Thousand Oaks, Calif., have stoked widespread fears of politically motivated violence. The reality, thankfully, is that, on the whole, America has been impressively non-violent.

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  12. Family says son accidentally killed by driver would want to comfort herRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... his own car accident. Investigators said his car slid off the road in the 12000 block of Taylorsville Road in Jeffersontown for an unknown reason. The driver who hit him told police she thought she had hit a deer. She pulled over after the crash and ...

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  13. Pedestrian struck, killed on Taylorsville RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 24 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    A call of a pedestrian hit by a car came in at 10:48 p.m. It happened in the 12300 block of Taylorsville Road. That's in Jeffersontown, according to LOJIC.

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  14. A Gunman Targeted Their Church, Herea s How They Remember that DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 23 | Mother Jones

    In late October a few hours after the weekly noontime Bible study, Travis Hines didn't know that a gunman was outside. The 43-year-old Family Life Director at the First Baptist Church in Jeffersontown, Kentucky, was inside the church with a few of his colleagues, when a white man with a gun tried to enter by banging on and then yanking the door.

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  15. Middle School Teacher Arrested For Seeking Sex With MinorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 22 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... Dietz as he traveled to meet the person he believed to be a minor. Cyber investigators were assisted by the Jeffersontown Police Department and the United States Secret Service in the case. Dietz was charged with one count of seeking sex with a ...

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  16. Shooter who allegedly killed two at KY Kroger charged with hate crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 18 | KFOR-AM Lincoln

    The man who allegedly opened fire at a Kroger grocery store in October, killing two people, is now facing hate crime charges. Investigators announced a grand jury returned hate crime charges against Gregory Bush, 51, who allegedly shot and killed a black man and woman at the Jeffersontown, Kentucky, store on Oct. 24. A grand jury returned a six-count indictment against the accused shooter, including two counts of shooting and killing two victims based on their race, one count of attempting to shoot a victim based on race and three firearm counts based on its use in support of the previous charges.

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  17. Kentucky Kroger shooting suspect to face hate crime chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 17 | Boing Boing

    On October 24, Gregory Bush was said to have opened fire at a Kroger grocery store in Jeffersontown, Kentucky on 69-year-old Maurice Stallard, shooting him in the back of the head. 67-year-old Vickie Lee Jones? She was shot by Bush as well.

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  18. Federal prosecutors confirm Kentucky grocery store victims were killed for being blackRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 17 | ThinkProgress

    The Kentucky man who only stopped shooting when told that 'whites don't shoot whites' is now officially charged with hate crimes. Jeffersontown, KY, police chief Sam Rogers briefs the press on the killing of two locals at a grocery store on Wednesday.

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  19. Kroger Shooter Could Be Facing The Death PenaltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | NewsOne

    n Thursday, November 15, the white supremacist who killed two Black people at a Kroger grocery store in Jeffersontown, Kentucky was charged with a hate crime. The victims were 69-year-old Maurice Stallard and 67-year-old Vickie Lee Jones. The ...

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  20. Kentucky supermarket murder suspect charged with federal hate crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | Reuters

    A white man from Kentucky suspected of killing a black man and woman in a racially motivated shooting attack at a supermarket last month has been charged with federal hate crimes and firearm charges, according to federal officials. Gregory Bush, 51, accused of fatally shooting Maurice Stallard, 69, on October 24 in Jeffersontown, Kentucky, U.S., is seen in this Louisville Metro Department of Corrections photo obtained on November 2, 2018.

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