Posted: Dec 31, 2012 8:12 AM
Kentucky State Police in Laurel County made an arrest after an armed robbery Sunday night.
Police say a man armed with a gun walked up to a woman in the parking lot of the Ape Yard Market on KY-490 in East Bernstadt around 9:30 p.m. and demanded money. The woman complied and the man ran off.
The victim was not hurt.
Investigators say troopers identified the suspect as James Adams Peters, 27, of London, and arrested him a short time later. Police charged Peters with robbery and possession of medication not in the proper container.