Man Accused Of Attempting To Rape Store Clerk During Robbery

Posted at 8:08 AM, Jul 03, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-03 08:08:53-04

TAYLOR COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– Police have arrested a man accused of trying to rape a store clerk during an armed robbery.

The incident happened Saturday at Trendsetters Consignment on Nancy Cox Drive in Campbellsville.

Officers say a man held the clerk at gunpoint, then took money before leaving the store.

A witness was able to get the license plate of the robber’s vehicle.

Police identified the suspect as 50-year-old Michael Adams, of Campbellsville.     

He’s charged with robbery and attempted rape.