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Suspect Facing Charges After Robbery At Lexington Home

Posted at 4:59 AM, Jan 02, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-02 04:59:45-05

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– A man is in jail Wednesday morning, accused of robbing a woman in her Lexington home.

Police arrested 32-year-old Andre Cowan just after 4:30 p.m. Tuesday on Tarr Trace.

According to an arrest citation, the victim found Cowan in her living room. When she confronted him, Cowan allegedly grabbed her by the throat and demanded a bag. He then placed several of her belongings and some cash into the bag before running away.

Police say Cowan threatened the victim with a knife when she tried to confront him again.

He’s charged with robbery and burglary.