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Frankfort Man Held In December Robbery Of Lexington Gas Station

Posted at 5:02 PM, Aug 27, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-27 17:02:56-04
Vernon Jackson

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Lexington police said Monday that a Frankfort man has been arrested in connection with a gas station robbery last December.

Authorities say 44-year-old Vernon Jackson was arrested last week in Covington on a warrant out of Lexington.

Police say Jackson is accused in the Dec. 9, 2016, knifepoint robbery of the Marathon station on North Broadway.

Jackson was charged with robbery. He was being held in the Kenton County Detention Center.