Investigation Continues Into CVS Robbery

Posted at 10:55 AM, Jul 02, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-02 10:55:23-04

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– The Lexington Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying two individuals who robbed a local pharmacy last month.

On May 29 officers responded to the CVS Pharmacy on Old Todds Road for an armed robbery. Two unknown men each wearing surgical masks, dark clothing and armed with handguns entered the store and demanded prescription opioids and cash from the register. Store employees complied with their demands and the suspects fled.

Surveillance video revealed that at least one of the suspects had been in the store earlier that evening. Investigators today released video from the store’s security cameras.

Anyone with information related to this investigation is asked to contact Lexington Police by calling (859) 258-3600.

Anonymous tips, including photos and videos, can be submitted by texting LEXPD plus the tip to CRIMES (274637). Information can also be sent anonymously through Bluegrass Crime Stoppers at (859) 253-2020 or