Police have arrested and charged a 30-year-old man in connection with 10 recent robberies at restaurants and gas stations around Lexington.
Officers arrested Aaron Adams Lakes on South Broadway about 11:30 Saturday night, after a robbery at Jet Pizza on South Broadway.
Police spokeswoman Sherelle Roberts said an officer who was in the area saw someone fleeing after the robbery. Lakes was arrested in a parking lot after a brief foot pursuit, she said.
He is charged with 10 counts of first-degree robbery in holdups dating to early January, police said. Lakes faces additional charges on unrelated arrest warrants, police said.
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Anyone with additional information in the case is asked to call police at (859) 258-3600.
Lakes is charged with these robberies:
■ Jan. 12 at a Shell station, 1998 Harrodsburg Road.
■ Jan. 21 at a Subway, 409 Waller Avenue.
■ Jan. 26 at Domino's, 828 Lane Allen Road.
■ Jan. 29 at Subway, 3320 Partner Place.
■ Jan. 30 at Arby's, 1228 South Broadway.
■ Feb. 3 at Subway, 1202 Versailles Road.
■ Feb. 4 at Arby's, 212 Southland Drive.
■ Thursday at Shell station, 1998 Harrodsburg Road.
■ Thursday at Sir Pizza, 1076 South Broadway.
■ Saturday at Jets Pizza, 1030 South Broadway.