Police: Man arrested in connection with robbery

Posted at 5:45 AM, Nov 09, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-09 05:45:30-05

LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — A man has been arrested in connection with a robbery in Laurel County.

According to the Laurel County Sheriff's Office, Bryan Mounts, 37, has been arrested and charged with second-degree robbery for the incident on Monday.

Deputies said that Mounts allegedly took a cell phone from a Dollar General store on Route 192, west of London, then fought and shoved a clerk as he fled the scene. The clerk was injured.

After distributing security video of the incident, London police found Mounts on Friday night.

Mounts is now being held in the Laurel County Jail.