Suspect Wanted In Versailles Armed Robbery

Posted at 11:29 AM, May 23, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-23 11:29:01-04

WOODFORD COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– Police are searching for the suspect in a gas station robbery.

It happened around 1:20 a.m. Tuesday at the Marathon Gas Station on Lexington Road in Versailles.

Police say a male subject entered and displayed a weapon demanding cash from the clerk.

The subject is described as a heavy set white male approximately six feet tall with strawberry/blonde hair and mustache, wearing a black Adidas cap, a black Russell Athletic shirt, dark sweat pants, and black Nike shoes with a white stripe. The subject was also carrying a women’s wicker type purse and was wearing a black sleeve over his left forearm. The subject also had a white bandanna partially covering his face.

Versailles Police Department is requesting any help in identifying this individual; please contact Detective Steve Sparkman if you have any information at 859-873-3126.