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Lexington Police Investigating Burglaries Seek Help ID’ing 2 Seen On Surveillance Video

Posted at 1:56 PM, Jan 23, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-24 11:50:22-05

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Lexington police are seeking the public’s help in identifying two young males seen on surveillance video approaching a home on the city’s far southeast side who may be connected to recent burglaries.

In video footage released by police, the suspects — a 14-year-old and 16-year-old, one black and one white — approach a home, appear to notice the home security camera and then quickly walk away.

Police said several burglaries and attempted break-ins have been reported in the area in recent weeks.

Authorities are asking anyone with information about the case to call Lexington police at 859-258-3600.

Anonymous tips, including photos and videos, can be submitted by texting LEXPD plus the tip to CRIMES (274637). Information can also be sent anonymously through Bluegrass Crime Stoppers at 859-253-2020 or