Super 8 Motel robbery investigation

Jaymes MillerApril 8 UPDATE - A man wanted for the robbery of a local motel has been identified. Police are working to locate Jaymes M. Miller, 24. He has an active warrant for Robbery 1st. Anyone with information on Miller's whereabouts is asked to contact police.


The Lexington Police Department is investigating a motel robbery that occurred Friday afternoon. Around 2:30 p.m. Friday, April 3, officers responded to the Super 8 Motel located on Buena Vista Road for a reported robbery.

The motel employee stated that a male white in his late 20’s approximately 5’6” tall entered the lobby armed with a gun.  The suspect demanded cash then fled on foot.

The police department today released surveillance images from the motel. Anyone with information is asked to contact Lexington Police by calling (859) 258-3600 or submitting a tip on

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