NewsCovering Kentucky


Suspect Wanted In Berea Gas Station Robbery

Posted at 8:28 AM, Oct 30, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-30 08:28:22-04

MADISON COUNTY, KY. (LEX 18)– Police are searching for a suspect Tuesday morning after an alleged armed robbery at a gas station in Berea.

It happened around 12:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Shell gas station on Peggy Flats Road.

Police say one male subject entered the store and took items to the counter as if he was going to make a purchase. He then produced a handgun and demanded the money from the register. The store clerk complied, and the subject left in a red van or SUV.

He was last seen headed towards I-75.

No one was injured during this incident and the investigation is ongoing.