Posted: Sep 6, 2012 8:30 AM
Lexington police say they foiled a teen's plot to rob a restaurant early Thursday morning.
Police arrested Mark Rouse, 18, around 2 a.m. According to the arrest report, detectives got a tip indicating Rouse was about to rob the McDonald's at the Tates Creek Center. Police say they found the suspect in possession of items "commonly used to commit robbery."
Police charged Rouse with first degree robbery.