Man Threatened, Robbed Of Phone By Gunman In Lexington

Posted at 7:38 AM, Apr 14, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-14 07:38:36-04

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Police are looking for a suspect who robbed a man at gunpoint early Saturday morning on Lexington’s southeast side.

Officials say the incident occurred about 4 a.m. on Codell Drive.

Police say a man was working on his vehicle in the apartment complex parking lot, when a male suspect exited one of the apartments and pointed a handgun at him.

The victim says the gunman told him to leave and took the victim’s phone.

No one was injured in the incident.

Anyone with information about the crime is asked to call police.