Police: Man arrested after robbing Macy's on Thanksgiving night

Posted at 5:35 AM, Nov 30, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-30 05:35:21-05

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Holiday shopping hit a snag at the Fayette Mall on Thanksgiving night after a robbery at Macy's.

Just before midnight, police said Joseph Bryant grabbed several items at Macy's and tried to leave the store.

Bryant allegedly attacked a security guard on his way out.

An arrest report shows that Bryant appeared "manifestly under the influence of alcohol."

Bryant has been charged with first-degree robbery and alcohol intoxication.