Wednesday, May 22 2013 5:16 AM EDT2013-05-22 09:16:17 GMT
Nearly 60-thousand "Lea" panel, loft and bunk beds in various sizes are being recalled. It turns out the side mattress support rails can break, posing a fall hazard. The rails are on 34 different LeaMore >>
Nearly 60-thousand "Lea" panel, loft and bunk beds in various sizes are being recalled.More >>
Wednesday, May 22 2013 11:48 PM EDT2013-05-23 03:48:10 GMT
Combat is something few Korean War Veterans want to remember. They suppress the memories. Army Veteran Bobby Todd served in the Korean War. He says he never talked about his experiences in the war untilMore >>
The fighting may be over, but the memories remain. Local Korean War veterans share their memories of fighting in the Korean War for a documentary. More >>
Wednesday, May 22 2013 11:45 PM EDT2013-05-23 03:45:43 GMT
Law enforcement from Indiana and Kentucky were in the 14 News Interactive Center answering your calls and taking any tips to help catch those most wanted. Some of the cases we've featured have ended withMore >>
law enforcement from Indiana and Kentucky were in the 14 News Interactive Center Tuesday night answering your calls and taking any tips to help catch those most wanted. Some of the cases we've featured have ended with suspects in custody.More >>
Wednesday, May 22 2013 10:54 PM EDT2013-05-23 02:54:14 GMT
Those who knew the victim of a deadly shooting in Princeton speak out to 14 News about the struggles they say she had with the suspect. Authorities tells 14 News the suspect, Jason Perry is in the GibsonMore >>
Those who knew the victim of a deadly shooting in Princeton speak out to 14 News about the struggles they say she had with the suspect.More >>
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A woman who dated Richard Hooten, the man who admits he raped and murdered a Clarksville teenager, never knew Hooten's real name. The ex-girlfriend as well as the owner of a bar where Hooten says he raped another woman have come forward after learning his true identity and the allegations against him.
"I knew him as David Cook," said Patsy McCain who was fooled by months of lies.
McCain met Hooten through a telephone dating service. All along he went by an alias. They hit it off, McCain said, until says Hooten hit her.
"He assaulted me. I didn't want any part of that, so I ended up kicking him out and making him leave," McCain said.
What she didn't know was Hooten's criminal background or even his real name. "I now know him as Richard," McCain said. "I knew nothing about that man and yet I lived with him for four months."
Hooten is a convicted sex offender who is now accused of murder and sexual assault in the death of 17-year-old Tara Willenborg. The teen's fiance found her dead early Saturday morning inside the unit they shared at the Cambridge Square Apartments in Clarksville.
Hooten admits he raped and killed Willenborg the first weekend of March. "I just lost control," Hooten told reporters on Thursday.
During his conversation with reporters, Hooten confessed he raped another woman behind a bar. "The bar I committed the crime was at O'Dolly's," Hooten said.
"I feel for the woman that happened to," O'Dolly's owner Christi Polston said. She served Hooten several nights a week. "If not every evening, every other evening with his girlfriend," Polston said.
McCain said they'd hang out and sing karaoke.
The tight knit community along Third Street Road in south Louisville is still trying to comprehend the allegations against Hooten -- especially the woman who planned to spend the rest of her life with him.
"I was in love with him and going to marry him," McCain said.
Willenborg was buried Wednesday. The Clark County Prosecutor said he's exploring the possibility of seeking the death penalty in the case.
Wednesday, May 22 2013 6:00 PM EDT2013-05-22 22:00:02 GMT
An Evansville Police Officer was injured while trying to arrest a fleeing drug dealer on Tuesday afternoon. Police stopped an SUV after the driver committed several traffic violations. Officers pulledMore >>
Police stop an SUV on the north side of Bayard Park. The result: an officer injured, a chase with a suspect, and three men arrested on a variety of charges.More >>
Tuesday, May 21 2013 3:29 PM EDT2013-05-21 19:29:04 GMT
For months, concerns had been raised about the welfare of Lucas Webb. Born Jan. 3, 2008, Lucas knew much pain and suffering in his four short years. More >>
State records released Monday show how Missouri social workers failed to adequately pursue allegations of abuse involving a preschooler. Lucas Webb, 4, would die five days after the state closed the abuse investigation.More >>
Wednesday, May 22 2013 6:21 PM EDT2013-05-22 22:21:12 GMT
(RNN) - British officials are saying one man is dead and two others were injured in a possible terrorist attack in London on Wednesday.According to BBC News, eyewitnesses said man was attacked in a streetMore >>
One man is dead after two men attacked him in broad daylight with knives and meat cleavers. More >>
Wednesday, May 22 2013 9:06 PM EDT2013-05-23 01:06:34 GMT
Gibson Co. dispatch confirms a report of shots fired in the area of Los Aztecas on W. Broadway in Princeton. According to our media partner, the Princeton Daily Clarion, shooting suspect fled the sceneMore >>
Princeton Police Chief W.W. George tells 14 News the suspect, believed to be her boyfriend, shot the woman as she and her 13-year-old son were walking in the Los Aztecas parking lotMore >>
Tuesday, May 21 2013 2:46 PM EDT2013-05-21 18:46:43 GMT
We are excited to announce you'll now be able to watch all of our newscasts, and severe and breaking news on your iPhone or iPad (It may work on some Android phones, too, but you may need to wait for anMore >>
We should be on the air (minus commercials) from 4:30-7:00 AM; from 11:00-12:00 AM; from 4-5:30 PM; from 6:00-6:30 PM; and from 10:00-10:30 PM. Plus anytime we are on the air for breaking news or weather, we'll be broadcasting live on your phoneMore >>