oboro police 300OWENSBORO, Ky. (8/18/14) — The Owensboro Police Department has recently received multiple complaints of individuals unlawfully soliciting money and merchandise under false pretenses.

We would like to remind all citizens that it is unlawful to solicit financial assistance, employment, transportation, donations, money, goods or any other services from occupants of motor vehicles or pedestrians, while on a public right-of-way.

If you observe an individual or individuals soliciting from a public right-of way please contact the Owensboro Police Department at (270) 687-8888.

SurfKY News
Information provided by Sgt. J.D. Winkler

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

In Other News...

Daviess County Bicentennial 5K Run/Walk at Mount Saint Joseph May 30

DAVIESS COUNTY, Ky. (4/18/15) — The Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph will host their second "Get Moving at the… Read More

Madisonville Lions ‘Flip’ to Raise Funds for Community

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/17/15) — The Madisonville Lions Club held its annual spring Pancake Day Friday, April 17 at the… Read More
1 DOW 17,826.30
-279.47 (-1.54%)    
2 S&P 2,081.18
-23.81 (-1.13%)    
3 NASDAQ 4,931.81
-75.98 (-1.52%)    

Most Read This Week

April 13, 2015 6216

Three Juveniles, Adult Accused of Vandalizing…

by Deputy Will Coursey
April 17, 2015 5930

An Open Letter from an Addict

by Olivia Kirks
April 14, 2015 5052

Several Juveniles Charged in Connection with Fight

by SurfKY News
April 18, 2015 4290

Man Charged with Attempting to Coerce Minor for…

by Madisonville Police Department
April 16, 2015 3400

Crime Stoppers Fugitive of the Week – April 16,…

by Hopkinsville – Christian County Crime Stoppers

Most Read This Month

April 02, 2015 8476

UPDATE: Madisonville Man Injured in Head-on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
March 27, 2015 6698

Three Arrested during Execution of Search…

by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center

Stories Trending Now

April 17, 2015 5930

An Open Letter from an Addict

by Olivia Kirks
April 18, 2015 4290

Man Charged with Attempting to Coerce Minor for…

by Madisonville Police Department
April 18, 2015 1003

MPD Offers Advice On Prom, Underage Drinking

by Lt. Billy Poe
April 18, 2015 765

Market Commentary - April 18, 2015

by Randall L. Franklin
April 18, 2015 502

Home, Garden Show Concludes Today at Ballard…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
April 18, 2015 458

Happenings and Meetings - Hopkins County

by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
April 18, 2015 446

Keeping the Faith - 'God Smiles'

by Ronnie McBrayer
April 18, 2015 425

TVA's Regional Energy Resource Council to Meet in…

by Tennessee Valley Authority
April 18, 2015 410

Hooked on Science - Skewer a Balloon

by Jason Lindsey
April 19, 2015 392

ATV Ride, Cookout Raises Funds for Shanice Bean…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News