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  • Man Arrested In Woodford County Gas Station Robbery

    April 15, 2014 5:10 PM

    An arrest has been made in a robbery investigation in Woodford County. Police say 20-year-old Jacob Drury is the man who robbed the Circle K in Versailles at gunpoint on March 27. He told authorities he was desperate for money and gave the cash to friends he was staying... more »
  • Washington County Nursing Home Robbed At Gunpoint Play Video

    April 10, 2014 1:26 PM

    A Washington County nursing home was robbed at gunpoint over the weekend. Officials say two masked men walked into the Springfield Nursing and Rehabilitation Center around 5 a.m. Saturday morning and robbed nurses at gunpoint. The two men walked into the nurses' station through a side door and... more »
  • Lexington Police Search For Dollar General Robbery Suspect

    April 7, 2014 11:08 AM

    Lexington police are looking for a man who they say robbed a store in Lexington Monday morning. It happened at the Dollar General on Bryan Station Road around 10 a.m. Police say a man wearing a dark hoodie walked in and pulled out a note demanding cash. Police... more »
  • Man Arrested After Allegedly Robbing Woman He Gave Ride To

    April 4, 2014 10:43 AM

    A man was arrested after he robbed a woman whom he was giving a ride to, police said. George Wagers, 24, of Manchester was arrested shortly after the alleged robbery occurred Thursday afternoon. Police say the victim said she got a ride from Wagers on Belles Fork Road... more »
  • EKU Police Arrest Second Suspect In On-Campus Robbery

    April 3, 2014 10:30 AM

    Eastern Kentucky University Police say they have arrested a second suspect in connection to an on-campus robbery from Sunday night. David Emmanuel, 20, an EKU football player and undeclared major from Dade City, Fla., has been arrested in connection with the armed robbery at Clay Hall. Emmanuel is... more »
  • Teen Accused In UK Robbery Pleads Not Guilty

    April 2, 2014 4:51 PM

    The teen charged with the robbery that put the University of Kentucky's campus on alert pleaded not guilty in court Wednesday afternoon. 18-year-old Tomiaz Layne is accused of holding a man at gunpoint and beating him Monday night on South Limestone. Officers arrested him and a juvenile after... more »
  • Police Search For Madison County Pharmacy Robbery Suspect

    March 27, 2014 4:37 PM

    Police are searcing for the man who robbed a pharmacy in Madison County Wednesday afternoon. It happened just after five at Richmond Drug on Berea Road. Surveillance captured a photo of the robbery. Officials say the man had a handgun and demanded all the Percocet and Methodone pills.... more »
  • LEX 18 Crime Stoppers: Police Search For Clumsy Gas Station Robber Play Video

    March 25, 2014 1:12 PM

    A clumsy robber managed to get away with lots of cash during a March holdup at a Lexington gas station, and police are still on the search for him. The suspect was only in the store for a little over a minute, but he was clumsy, actually lost some... more »
  • Police Make Arrest In Winchester Hotel Robbery

    March 25, 2014 12:28 PM

    Police have made an arrest in a Winchester hotel robbery over the weekend. Police believe Joel Otis is the man who robbed the Hampton Inn Sunday Morning. Officials say he came into the lobby and asked for a room, and then pulled out a gun and demanded cash. Otis... more »
  • Group Robs, Beats Up Man In North Lexington Play Video

    March 19, 2014 5:01 AM

    Lexington police continue the search for a group that robbed and beat up a man on the city's north side Tuesday night. Police say the victim told them he was walking back from a store on Winburn drive when nine people came at him along McCullough Drive. One suspect... more »
  • Police Search For Man Who Robbed Pike County Business

    March 11, 2014 3:44 PM

    Police are looking for the man who robbed a business in the South Williamson community of Pike County on Sunday. Polcie say a man entered the Big Lots around 7:00 p.m., handed an employee a note that stated he had a weapon and demanded money. The man did... more »
  • Police: Robbery Suspect Shoots, Kills Self

    February 17, 2014 12:45 PM

    Minutes after he robbed a Louisville liquor store, police say the suspect shot and killed himself. Police said the man shot himself when a police officer was walking toward his car after pulling him over. He was being accused of robbing the Bowman Field Wine and Spirits Saturday night.... more »
  • Woman Arrested In Connection To Speedway Robberies In Nicholasville

    February 7, 2014 11:00 AM

    Nicholasville Police have arrested a woman they say is responsible for two robberies at a Speedway gas station. Police were called to the Speedway on North Main and Barnes Street shortly after 1:00 a.m. Friday where the physical description of the robber was similar to the description of a... more »
  • Charges Dropped Against Man Accused In Pulaski County Home Invasion

    January 29, 2014 11:34 AM

    Charges against a man who was arrested in connection to a Pulaski County home invasion have been dropped, two other men have been arrested in the case and police continue to look for a third suspect. Gregory Scott told LEX 18 Tuesday from jail he was in Lexington when... more »
  • Officials Search For Three Men In Pulaski County Robbery, Home Invasion Play Video

    January 27, 2014 3:05 PM

    The Pulaski County Sheriff's Office is looking for three men who broke into a home and stole money and several items, including two handguns in northern Pulaski County. Deputies say they were called out to a home on Glade Fork Road in the Goochtown community of northern Pulaski County... more »
  • Morehead Restaurant Manager Stabbed In Cheek During Robbery Play Video

    January 21, 2014 5:54 PM

    A fast food restaurant manager is recovering after he was stabbed in the face Tuesday morning during a robbery. It happened around 6 a.m. at the Sonic restaurant in Morehead. Police say the manager went outside to get something out of his car and as he came back... more »
  • Two Convenience Stores Robbed In Perry County Within Hours

    January 21, 2014 3:13 PM

    Kentucky State Police in Hazard, along with the Perry County SHeriff's Office, responded to two concenience stores robberies Monday night. Officials say the two robberies do not appear to be connected at this time. KSP say they received a call aroun 10:05 p.m. Monday from the Vicco Kwik... more »
  • Ex-Miss Venezuela Slain In Robbery

    January 7, 2014 11:23 AM

    CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) - Venezuelan authorities say a well-known soap-opera actress and former Miss Venezuela and her husband were shot and killed resisting a robbery after their car broke down. Prosecutors said in a statement that Monica Spear, 29, and Henry Thomas Berry, 49, were slain late Monday night... more »
  • Man Wanted In Montgomery County Robbery Arrested In Cincinnati

    January 6, 2014 11:42 AM

    A man wanted in a Montgomery County robbery from back in June was arrested in Ohio. Montgomery County deputies went to Cincinnati Sunday night to bring Glen Farrell after police there had arrested him on other charges and found out through database that he was also wanted in Kentucky.... more »
  • Man Arrested In Lexington Robbery Attempt

    December 23, 2013 12:11 PM

    Lexington Police have arrested a man who tried to rob two gas stations Sunday night. Police say Jeremiah Burgun, 24, walked into a Marathon gas station on Russell Cave Road around 10 p.m. Sunday night with a note demanding "money now." When the clerk didn't comply, Burgun left and... more »
  • Man Arrested In Boyle County Robbery

    December 23, 2013 11:58 AM

    Danville Police have arrested a man in connection to a Boyle County robbery from last week. 21-year-old Cameron Cloyd has been arrested and charged with robbery and burglary first degree. A victim told police he gave two men a ride to the Shakerpoint Apartments and wen inside with... more »
  • Charges Filed In Lexington Robbery

    December 20, 2013 10:56 AM

    Lexington Police have charged a man they say is responsible for a robbery at a store on New Circle Road back in early November. Police say 36-years-old Billy Joe Johnson was charged Thursday for the robbery of the Check Into Cash at 1555 E. New Circle Road on Nov.... more »
  • Suspects Caught On Camera In Subway Robbery

    December 18, 2013 5:39 PM

    Police are searching for two men caught on camera after an armed robbery at a Carrol County Subway restaurant. A store employee told police the two men came into the store shortly after 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, showed a weapon and demanded cash. The employee was not hurt. ... more »
  • Police Search For Person Of Interest In Deadly Gas Station Shooting Play Video

    December 9, 2013 10:36 PM

    Lexington Police are searching for a person of interest seen on a surveillance camera after a clerk was shot and killed at a gas station Monday afternoon. The robbery and shooting happened at the Marathon gas station on Alexandria Drive shortly after 3 p.m. Monday afternoon. Police say they... more »
  • Police: Men Flee In Stolen Car After Robbery

    December 4, 2013 8:51 PM

    Police are looking for two robbers who fled in a stolen car Wednesday night. Police say a woman was robbed at gunpoint by two men at a parking lot on Fairmont Court in Lexington. They say the men took the victim's car, phone and purse. They are looking... more »
  • Police Search For Check Advance Robbery Suspect

    November 26, 2013 5:17 PM

    Lexington police are looking for the person who robbed a Check Advance in Lexington Tuesday afternoon. Police say a man walked in the business on Lane Allen Road, implied he had a weapon, demanded cash and then walked away. It is not clear how much money was stolen.... more »
  • Lexington Police Search For Cash Express Robbery Suspect Play Video

    November 22, 2013 4:40 PM

    Police are searching for a man who they say robbed a Cash Express in Lexington Friday. Police say the suspect came in and showed a gun to two employees, took $650 in cash and then stole an employee's car on his way out. They say he took one of... more »
  • Police Search For Suspects In Lexington Hotel Robbery

    November 20, 2013 10:13 PM

    LEX 18 is on the scene of a robbery at a hotel in Lexington Wednesday night. Police are searching for the person who robbed the Extended Stay Hotel on Wilhite Drive, near Nicholasville Road and New Circle. Police were called to the scene around 9:15 p.m. No other... more »
  • Georgetown Police Make Arrest In String Of Robberies Play Video

    November 13, 2013 8:29 PM

    Georgetown Police say they have arrested the man and two other people behind a recent string of robberies. Police say 20-year-old Chase Wilson is the man behind a total of eight recent robberies - seven in Georgetown and one in Lexington just over the county line. Until Tuesday... more »
  • Georgetown Police Investigate String Of Robberies At Convenience Stores Play Video

    November 12, 2013 8:33 PM

    Surveillance video shows the latest convenience store robbery Georgetown Police are investigating. The store owner of the Quick Stop says a man came in and demanded cigarettes and money Monday night. As he is getting the things he demanded, the clerk sneaks away, locks the robber in the store... more »
  • LEX 18 Crime Stoppers: Clerk, Customer Robbed In Hold Up Play Video

    November 12, 2013 7:53 PM

    A mid-afternoon robbery of a check cashing store last month remains unsolved, but Bluegrass Crime Stoppers is hoping that a cash reward will lead someone to talk about the man who police believe lives near the crime scene. It was 4:15 in the afternoon, in a busy shopping center... more »
  • Employee Fired After Robbery Play Video

    November 5, 2013 10:20 PM

    How would you react during a robbery? A Lexington woman is now without a job because she didn't follow protocol during a robbery at a gas station where she was a clerk. "I don't think anybody knows what you are going to do until it happens to you,"... more »
  • Lexington Police Investigating Robbery

    October 17, 2013 9:34 PM

    Lexington police say a young man was injured this evening, after a robbery at River Hill Park. Shortly after 8 p.m. Thursday, police say a young man was with his cousin when the he was robbed by two men. The men took off with the victim's cell phone and... more »
  • Minister Arrested In Danville Triple Murder Investigaton Play Video

    October 9, 2013 5:26 PM

    Danville Police have arrested a man they say is in involved in the triple murder at a Danville business last month. The suspect is 48-year-old Kenneth Allen Keith, a pastor at Main Street Baptist Church in Burnside, Ky. Police say on Wednesday, they searched the church and the parsonage... more »
  • Police Make Arrest In Richmond Subway Robbery Play Video

    October 9, 2013 4:49 PM

    Police have arrested the man they say is responsible for an armed robbery at a Madison County restaurant Wednesday morning. Police charged John C. Hylton, 27, for the armed robbery that happened around 8:34 a.m. Wednesday at a Subway in the Richmond Centre in Richmond. Officers were able... more »
  • Police Search For Two Frankfort Robbery Suspects Play Video

    October 9, 2013 11:31 AM

    Police are searching for two men they say tied up and robbed two men in Frankfort last week. Investigators say the suspects approached 25-year-old Jakar Turner outside his home on John Davis Drive around 11 a.m. Friday. They say both men had handguns and demand to come in Turner's... more »
  • Police Search For Lexington Robbery, Shooting Suspect Play Video

    October 8, 2013 12:51 PM

    Police are searching for a man they say fired shots at two men during a robbery in Lexington. Police say two men were walking down Elm Tree Road after they had left a store in the area, when they were robbed by a man at gunpoint. According to... more »
  • Church Members Mourn Couple Killed In Boyle County Robbery

    September 20, 2013 9:40 PM

    As investigators continue to try to piece together exactly what happened Friday morning when three people were shot to death at a Danville business, church members who knew two of the victims are still shocked and in disbelief with what unfolded. Michael and Angela Hockensmith were two of the... more »
  • Officials Investigate Robbery At Laurel County Store

    September 16, 2013 5:05 PM

    Laurel County sheriff's deputies are investigating an armed robbery at a store in Laurel County Sunday. Police say the strong arm robbery happened at approximately 9 p.m. Sunday night at Droopy's Market on Ky 1006, 2 miles south of London. Apparently, two male subjects wearing camouflage clothing and... more »
  • Man Arrested In Connection To Bowling Green Homicide, Robbery

    August 26, 2013 7:50 PM

    Police have arrested a man they say fatally shot a man at a Domino's Pizza store in Bowling Green after robbing the business. 20-year-old John Paul Shobe was arrested and charged with homicide and robbery after a search at his apartment on Rock Creek Road led officers to believe... more »
  • Montgomery County Robbery Worries Neighbors Play Video

    August 23, 2013 6:57 PM

    A man who stopped to help a woman he thought was in distress ended up becoming the victim of a robbery in Montgomery County. It happened Thursday afternoon off US 60 near Mount Sterling, and now deputies are looking for the couple responsible. This is a situation neighbors... more »
  • Search Underway For Shirtless Burglar In Clark County Play Video

    August 1, 2013 7:21 PM

    Police believe a shirtless robber used a car wash broom to break in to two Winchester businesses Wednesday night. And despite his hard work, he didn't make it home with the items he tried to steal. "He had his shirt off and he had something covering the lower... more »
  • Police Identify Man Accused Of Robbing Montgomery County Beauty Shop Play Video

    July 5, 2013 7:43 PM

    Police in Mt. Sterling have now released the name of the man they say robbed a beauty shop, after getting a haircut. They're looking for 22-year-old Nicholas Aaron Caudill. Police say he's the man who walked into the Country Charm Hairstyles Wednesday, got a haircut, then held the... more »
  • Search Continues For Man Who Robbed Hairdresser

    July 4, 2013 5:27 PM

    The search continues for a man who did not leave a tip but instead took money after a haircut in Montgomery county. It happened around 10 a.m. Wednesday morning at Country Charm Hair-Styles. Police say a man got a hair cut, then held the hair-dresser at knife point before... more »
  • Elderly Woman Raped In Violent Home Invasion Robbery Play Video

    June 17, 2013 12:42 PM

    A 92-year-old woman was beaten and sexually assaulted in her Lincoln County home on Star Avenue in Stanford, Friday. Police are still searching for answers, but say they may already have the woman's attacker behind bars. They say they arrested a man Saturday on burglary charges who they say... more »
  • Man Stabs Suspect In Robbery Attempt

    January 16, 2013 9:51 AM

    A man stabbed a robber in self-defense at a Nicholasville grocery store Tuesday night. Police were called to the Kroger on South Main Street around 11 p.m. Police say when officers arrived, a man told them three men attacked him in the bathroom and tried to steal his wallet.... more »
  • Three Arrested After Lexington Robbery

    June 28, 2012 5:11 AM

    Lexington police arrested three people after a violent gas station robbery Wednesday night. Police say the attendant at the Swifty gas station on North Broadway told them a car with four people inside pulled up around 10:30 p.m. As the attendant approached, a man got out of the car... more »
  • Northern Ky. Man Charged With Kidnapping, Robbery

    March 9, 2012 7:06 AM

    COVINGTON (AP) - A federal grand jury in northern Kentucky has charged a 25-year-old man with kidnapping a woman and taking her to Ohio in an attempt to loot her bank accounts. The grand jury Thursday also charged Joseph A. Weir with using a .380-caliber handgun to hold up a... more »
  • Lexington Shell Station Robbed

    February 14, 2012 9:43 AM

    Police have released more information on the robbery of a Lexington gas station. Investigators say a man wearing blue jeans and a grey hoodie walked into the Shell Station on North Broadway near Haggard Lane around 8:15 a.m. Tuesday. The robber covered his face with his sweatshirt, pointed a... more »
  • Police Continue Search For Mugging Suspect

    February 1, 2012 6:52 AM

    Lexington police continue to search for a man who mugged a woman in broad daylight behind the main branch of the public library Tuesday afternoon. Police say the victim told them she was walking through an ally behind the library on Main Street around 1 p.m. when a man... more »
  • Third Arrest In Violent 2011 Robbery

    January 25, 2012 6:34 AM

    Police say they made a third arrest Monday in a violent robbery that occurred last fall. Officers arrested Xavier Harris, 22, and charged him with first degree robbery. Police say he was involved in a violent incident off Mount Rushmore Way in late October. The robbers pistol whipped, robbed... more »
  • Police Release Additional Information On Danville Robbery

    January 18, 2012 6:53 AM

    Danville police have released more information on a hotel robbery Tuesday night. Police say a man wearing a white rubber mask walked through the front door of the Quality Inn off the bypass at around 11:20 p.m. The employee on duty told police that the robber opened an interior... more »
  • EKU Police Investigate Robbery

    January 12, 2012 8:08 AM

    Eastern Kentucky University police are investigating a Thursday morning robbery. Police say the victim told officers that two black males grabbed him as he walked along Lancaster Avenue around 4:30 a.m. He said the suspects pulled him over a fence onto the Elmwood property, assaulted him, and stole money... more »
  • Man Tries To Rob Lexington Taxi Cab Driver

    January 9, 2012 7:14 AM

    Lexington police took a man into custody after an apparent robbery attempt Monday morning. Police say a taxi driver picked up a fare, who then implied he had a weapon. The driver hit the panic button in the cab, and police quickly arrived on the scene at the A&D... more »
  • Man Loses Lunch In Robbery

    January 3, 2012 7:02 AM

    A man was robbed of his sack lunch in Lexington early Tuesday morning. Police say the victim pulled up to fill up his gas tank at the Marathon station on North Martin Luther King Boulevard around 6 a.m., and the suspect drove up and pulled a knife. The victim... more »
  • Two Floyd Co. Robbery Suspects Arrested

    December 28, 2011 8:26 AM

    Two vigilant Kentucky Commercial Vehicle Enforcement officers caught a pair of robbery suspects in Floyd County Tuesday night. Police say two masked men robbed Fast Lane Tobacco in the Martin community just before 8 p.m. The robbers escaped with an undisclosed amount of cash. A short time later, the... more »
  • Lexington Pizza Hut Robbed

    December 23, 2011 6:21 AM

    Police say a knife-wielding man robbed a Pizza Hut near the University of Kentucky campus Thursday night. Investigators say a man carrying a large knife and wearing a black trench coat walked into the restaurant on South Limestone demanding cash. The clerk says the robber had something covering his... more »
  • Man Robs Three People, Shoots One In Lexington

    December 23, 2011 5:52 AM

    Lexington police say a man robbed three people and shot one of the victims late Thursday night. Investigators say all three robberies happened within minutes of each other, starting at around 11:15 p.m. Police say the suspect first flashed a gun at a victim in the parking lot of... more »
  • Pizza Delivery Person Robbed At Gunpoint

    December 6, 2011 5:17 AM

    Two armed men jumped a pizza delivery driver, forced him to lie face-down on the ground and robbed him near the UK campus early Tuesday morning. The robbery happened around 2 a.m.at the corner of Crescent Avenue and Waller Avenue. The victim says both men were armed with black... more »
  • Lexington Police Search For Armed Robber

    November 30, 2011 6:09 AM

    Police continue to search for the man who robbed a Lexington business Tuesday night. Police say a man wearing a red bandanna over his face pulled a gun on the clerk of the Dollar Express on Russell Cave Road around 8 p.m. and got away with thousands of dollars... more »
  • Danville Police Search For Suspect In Robbery

    November 10, 2011 9:18 AM

    Police in Danville are looking for a man who robbed a pizza delivery driver Wednesday night. Police say the Domino's delivery driver told them a man knocked on the driver side window as she was about to pull away from a stop sign along East Main Street near Meadow... more »
  • Two Arrested After Shots Fired During Armed Robbery

    October 25, 2011 5:27 AM

    Lexington police arrested two people after an armed robbery in which shots were fired Monday night. Police say a male and female suspect targeted a victim outside of his home along Mt. Rushmore way, just off Man 'O War Boulevard. The robbers held the man up as he took... more »
  • Police Search For Frankfort Home Invasion Suspects

    September 27, 2011 5:34 AM

    Frankfort police continue the search for three suspects who forced their way into a Frankfort home Monday night. Police say five people, including three kids, were inside the home along Turnberry Drive, just off Main Street, when the trio entered around 9:30 p.m. At least two of the suspects... more »
  • Police Arrest Letcher County Armed Robbery Suspect

    September 16, 2011 8:51 AM

    Kentucky State Police arrested an armed robbery suspect in Letcher County Thursday afternoon. Police say a man brandishing a small caliber handgun walked into Maggard's Grocery Store on KY-1148 in the Little Colley community and demanded cash.When another employee confronted the robber, the suspect ran off. Police searched... more »
  • Georgetown Police Catch Robber

    September 8, 2011 6:01 AM

    Georgetown police say they made an arrest after an attempted gas station robbery thanks to a quick thinking clerk. Police say a man pulled a gun and demanded money outside at the Swifty Station on Paris Pike around 7:45 p.m. Wednesday. The clerk told the robber she needed to... more »
  • Danville Robbery And Rape Suspect Faces Sentencing

    September 6, 2011 6:13 AM

    The man accused of robbing a Cash Advance store in Danville and raping an employee is scheduled for sentencing Tuesday. Arlen Castle, 43, pleaded guilty to charges of rape, kidnapping, robbery and assault. Police say Castle was armed with a gun and knife when he forced a clerk into... more »
  • Man's Car Stolen At Knife-Point

    September 5, 2011 6:22 AM

    Lexington police continue to search for a man who pulled a knife on a driver and stole his car early Monday morning. Police say the victim was at a car wash at Georgetown Road and New Circle Road around 3 a.m. As he was checking the air-level in his... more »
  • A Second Armed Robbery Along Richmond Road

    August 29, 2011 7:53 AM

    Police are investigating a second robbery along Richmond Monday morning. Police say a robber armed with a handgun approached two men unloading a food truck behind the Double Tree Hotel on Richmond Road around 7 a.m. and demanded their wallets. The victims complied and the suspect escaped on foot.... more »
  • Lexington Gas Station Robbed

    August 29, 2011 5:17 AM

    Two armed men robbed a Lexington gas station early Monday morning. Police say one man armed with a shotgun and another brandishing a pistol entered the Speedway on Richmond Road around 4 a.m. The robbers demanded beer, cigarettes and cash. They got away with all three. A police... more »
  • Man Attacked And Robbed In Lexington

    August 24, 2011 5:46 AM

    A man suffered minor injuries when two suspects attacked and robbed him at a Lexington motel Tuesday evening. Police say two men walked up to the victim at the Lexington Motor Inn on New Circle Road around 6 p.m., and pulled out a gun and a knife. The robbers... more »
  • Police Search For Robber In Morehead

    August 24, 2011 5:23 AM

    Police in Morehead searched the area around Slone's Market on Main Street, looking for a man armed with a gun late Tuesday night. The suspect reportedly robbed the grocery store. Police extended the search to a nearby park, but were not able to locate the suspect. There... more »
  • Police Search For Apologetic Robber

    August 23, 2011 6:24 AM

    A man robbed a Lexington dry cleaning business Monday evening. Then he apologized. "He just told me he was sorry and he had a drug problem," Alison Dudderar said. Police continue to search for the apologetic suspect who robbed Emperors Cleaners in the Idle Hour shopping center... more »
  • Woman Robbed In Shopping Center Parking Lot

    August 22, 2011 6:17 AM

    Lexington Police continue to search for a man who robbed a woman in broad daylight in the parking lot of a Lexington shopping center. Lida Evans was getting out of her SUV in front of the Michael's on Nicholasville Road around 3 p.m. Sunday. The victim's mother-in-law says a... more »
  • Elderly Nelson Co. Woman Hurt During Robbery

    July 26, 2011 6:24 AM

    An elderly Nelson County woman suffered injuries trying to stop a theft last week. Police say Erin Barnes, 29, stole a wallet from the home of Julia Auberry along Sunset Street in Bardstown last Friday. The 86-year-old victim knew Barnes. Auberry is Barnes' ex-boyfriend's grandmother. When she realized... more »
  • Fast Food Restaurant Robbery

    July 22, 2011 5:07 AM

    A man robbed a fast food restaurant in Lexington Thursday night. Police say the suspect walked into the Wendy's on Elkhorn Road, off Winchester Road near I-75, a little before 10 p.m. The man implied he had a weapon and demanded cash. The robber took off on foot. ... more »
  • Restaurant Manager Robbed In Jessamine Co.

    July 21, 2011 5:22 AM

    A man robbed a restaurant employee on his way to make a deposit early Thursday morning in Jessamine County. Police say one of the managers of the McDonald's in Brannon Crossing along US-27 was on his way to make a deposit when a man approached and demanded the money... more »
  • Armed Robber Hit Georgetown Gas Station

    July 7, 2011 5:30 AM

    Police are searching for a man who robbed a Georgetown gas station late Wednesday night. Police say a man armed with a handgun walked into the Shell gas station on East Main Street around 11:15 p.m. Witnesses could only give officers a vague description of the suspect. Police... more »
  • Police Arrest Two Men After Perry Co. Robbery

    July 5, 2011 3:03 PM

    Police arrested two men after a robbery in Perry County early Tuesday morning. Police say two men and a woman walked into the Hazard Double Kwik along HWY-15 N around 4:30 a.m. While the female was paying for some items, one of the men came behind the counter and... more »
  • Franklin County Armed Robbery

    June 3, 2011 5:15 AM

    Authorities continue to search for a pair of men who robbed a Franklin County food mart early Friday morning. Franklin County Sheriff's deputies say two men barged into the Five Star Food Mart along Versailles Road just before 2 a.m. One of the suspects waved a handgun and demanded... more »
  • Store Clerk Shot During Robbery

    May 31, 2011 12:18 PM

    A store clerk was shot during a robbery in Lexington late Tuesday morning. Police say the victim suffered non-life threatening injuries when he was shot during a robbery at the Progress Market at the corner of Sixth Street and Limestone around 11:30 a.m. A friend of the victim says... more »
  • Georgetown Police Search For Gas Station Robber

    May 30, 2011 6:24 AM

    Georgetown police continue to search for a suspect who robbed a gas station late Sunday night. The man walked into the Shell Station at Showalter and Broadway around midnight. Police say the robber waited until the clerk opened the cash register for another customer, then reached across and grabbed... more »
  • Couple Arrested After Robbery In Lexington

    May 30, 2011 5:19 AM

    Lexington police arrested a couple after an assault and robbery Sunday night. Police say Sheila Crawford, 24, and Michael Davis, 29, got into an argument with Crawford's father at a home along Russell Cave Road. When the argument got heated, the victim pulled a gun to defend himself. Investigators... more »
  • Man Robbed At Knife-Point Outside Madison Co. School

    May 25, 2011 6:48 AM

    Police continue to search for two suspects who robbed a man outside of a Madison County elementary school Tuesday afternoon. Kentucky State Police say a Madison Vending Company employee was leaving Waco Elementary School when two men, at least one armed with a knife, robbed him. The suspects drove... more »
  • Man Arrested After Strong-Arm Robbery

    May 24, 2011 6:04 AM

    Lexington police made an arrest after a group of people robbed a man early Tuesday morning. Police say the victim told them he was walking along Donnabrook Court, off Reynolds Road, when three men and three women assaulted him, and then took off with his wallet and cell phone.... more »
  • Lexington Restaurant Robbed

    May 23, 2011 6:39 AM

    An man robbed a Lexington restaurant early Monday morning. Police say the robber was waiting for employees to show up and open the Arby's along Southland Drive. When they opened the doors around 5:45 a.m., the suspect came in and demanded the employees open the safe. Police say the... more »