Quantcast

2 Gas Stations Burglarized Overnight - LEX18.com | Continuous News and StormTracker Weather

2 Gas Stations Burglarized Overnight

Posted: Updated:

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) - An investigation is underway after two Lexington gas station were burglarized early Thursday morning. 

Police say the first happened around 3:46 a.m. at the Sunoco gas station on Newtown Pike. They say the front door showed signs of a break in but they can't tell if anything was stolen. 

About 10 minutes later police were called to the Shell station on Polo Club Boulevard. There they say the front door also showed signs of a break in and surveillance video shows someone going inside and taking the containers holding the lottery scratch-offs. 

A short while later, a person walking their dog in a nearby neighborhood found some empty lottery ticket boxes on the side of the road. 

Police believe a silver station wagon may be connected to one or both of the crimes. 

WEATHER
MaxTrack Doppler
  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • Lexington Doctor Arrested After Allegedly Showing Up To Surgery Intoxicated

    Lexington Doctor Arrested After Allegedly Showing Up To Surgery Intoxicated

    Monday, January 15 2018 7:16 PM EST2018-01-16 00:16:35 GMT

    LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) - A doctor at Baptist Health Lexington has been taken into custody after allegedly showing up intoxicated to do a surgery. A spokesperson with Baptist Health Lexington confirms that Dr. Theodore Gerstle, a plastic surgeon, was arrested after leaving the hospital. He had just had a confrontation with hospital administration. Dr. Gestle's privileges have been revoked pending an investigation. He has been charged with a public intoxication charge.

    LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) - A doctor at Baptist Health Lexington has been taken into custody after allegedly showing up intoxicated to do a surgery. A spokesperson with Baptist Health Lexington confirms that Dr. Theodore Gerstle, a plastic surgeon, was arrested after leaving the hospital. He had just had a confrontation with hospital administration. Dr. Gestle's privileges have been revoked pending an investigation. He has been charged with a public intoxication charge.

  • Investigation Discovery To Feature Kentucky 'Tent Girl' Case

    Investigation Discovery To Feature Kentucky 'Tent Girl' Case

    Monday, January 15 2018 4:17 PM EST2018-01-15 21:17:46 GMT

    LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)  — A Kentucky cold case is now the subject of an Investigation Discovery TV series several decades after she was finally identified.

    LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)  — A Kentucky cold case is now the subject of an Investigation Discovery TV series several decades after she was finally identified.

  • KSP Searching For Suspect In Stabbing

    KSP Searching For Suspect In Stabbing

    Monday, January 15 2018 10:15 PM EST2018-01-16 03:15:33 GMT

    WHITLEY COUNTY, Ky (LEX 18) KSP has confirmed there is a murder investigation underway in Whitley County.

    WHITLEY COUNTY, Ky (LEX 18) KSP has confirmed there is a murder investigation underway in Whitley County.

Powered by Frankly

© LEX18.com 2018, LEX18.com
A CORDILLERA COMMUNICATIONS Station
All rights reserved
Privacy Policy, | Terms of Service, and Ad Choices

Can't find something?