LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– A man is in jail Monday morning after being accused of armed robbery.
Police arrested 19-year-old William Henry Handy III Sunday afternoon in the 600 block of Judy Lane.
According to an arrest citation, Handy pulled out a pistol during a theft and pointed it at the victim.
Police say the victim was able to positively identify Handy as the person responsible.
Authorities later obtained a search warrant and while searching Handy’s home, they found the victim’s wallet, two handguns and a semi-automatic rifle.
He is charged with first-degree robbery.