Police investigate bank robbery

The Lexington Police Department is investigating a bank robbery that occurred earlier today. At approximately 10:55 a.m., Wednesday, May 25, officers responded to the Community Trust Bank located at 185 Pasadena Drive in reference to a robbery. 

Two suspects, one armed with a handgun, entered the bank and demanded money from the tellers.  The suspects were described as being young males, one wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt and the other in a gray hooded sweatshirt.  After taking money from the tellers, the suspects ran to a nearby parking lot where they entered a dark colored passenger car and fled the area.

This investigation is ongoing. Anyone with additional information about this case is asked to call 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 www.bluegrasscrimestoppers.com.