Lexington Man Held After Assault, Robbery

Posted at 11:26 AM, Jun 16, 2018

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — A Lexington man is in jail after police say he ambushed and robbed a man.

Police say 33-year-old Cole Hudson Salyer is accused of jumping into a man’s car Friday morning after the victim opened his garage door and demanding money.

Salyer is accused of assaulting the victim and restraining him for 15 to 20 minutes until he received money.

Police arrest Salyer at the Thorton’s near Strader Drive and Winchester Road.

Salyer faces several charges, including robbery and unlawful imprisonment.