December 9, 2016 - The Lexington Police Department is working to identify and locate a man who robbed a gas station early Friday morning.
At 5:30 a.m. Friday, December 9, officers were dispatched to the Marathon gas station located at 1971 North Broadway for an armed robbery. The clerk told officers that a man entered the business, showed a knife and demanded money from the register. The clerk complied with the demands and the suspect fled.
The suspect is described as an older black male who is balding.
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.