- Associated Press - Monday, December 1, 2014
Police search for suspect in fatal shooting

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Authorities are searching for a suspect in a shooting that killed a teenage girl and injured a teenage male in Louisville, Kentucky.

According to WHAS-TV (https://bit.ly/1yxKUU6), the incident happened around 6:30 p.m. on Saturday.

Police say the female died at the scene. The other victim had non-life threatening injuries and was transported to Kosair Children’s Hospital.

Authorities have not released their names, or provided any other details about the shooting, which is still being investigated.

Louisville Police Department spokesman Dwight Mitchell said officers were continuing to canvas the neighborhood for answers.

“Any shooting strikes a chord with me, but particularly when its young people who obviously haven’t had much of a chance at life at that stage,” he said.

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2 inmates walk away from Lexington facility

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Authorities are searching for two inmates who walked away from the Blackburn Correctional Complex in Lexington, Kentucky.

According to WKYT-TV (https://bit.ly/1FH4cIP), employees noticed 26-year-old Michael Fleet and 23-year-old Joshua Stephenson were missing around 8 p.m. Saturday.

Both men were serving a 13-year sentence for burglary charges.

Officials say anyone with information about them should contact Lexington police.

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