Rounds of heavy rain will begin to move into the area later tonight, leading to the increased potential for flooding. A Flood Watch is in effect for the entire area from now through Thursday and a Winter Storm Warning goes into effect tomorrow. As we head into Wednesday, temperatures will drop and transition our rain to sleet and eventually to snow. Most of the area could see several inches of snow and sleet before it's all said and done. Keep it locked right here for updates.
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) - Police have shut down the northbound lanes of Interstate 75 near Georgetown after pursuing a suspect to the area from Lexington.
Lexington Police spokeswoman Sherelle Roberts said police pursued the suspect, who fled north on I-75. She said the pursuit ended in Scott County and that police had closed the roadway to collect evidence.
Lexington media are reporting the suspect was shot. There was no official word on the suspect's condition.
Kentucky State Police and the Scott County Sheriff's Department were also involved in the pursuit.