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Police Investigating Robbery At Lexington Auto Store

Posted at 10:32 AM, Jan 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-16 10:32:36-05

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – A man has been taken to the hospital after what police believe was a robbery attempt at a Lexington auto store.

Police were called to the O’Reilly’s Auto on New Circle Road after employees say a man attempted to rob them while wielding a hammer.

Officers say the man appeared to be under the influence of something, so as a precaution he is being transported to the hospital.