Lexington police are asking for your help to catch a probation violator and two men who tried to rob a Sir Pizza.
If you have information about either the Crime of the Week or the Suspect of the Week, do not try to take action on your own. Call Bluegrass Crime Stoppers at (859) 253-2020 or at 1-877-970-2020. To place a free call on an AT&T Wireless phone, press *2020.
Crime of the Week:
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On May 22, 2015, at 11 p.m., two black men entered the Sir Pizza at 2604 Richmond Road and tried to rob the store. One of the robbers implied he had a weapon while putting his hand in his pocket, while the other assaulted a customer and tried to steal her wallet. She screamed and scared the two thieves away.
Bluegrass Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 cash reward for information leading to the solving of this crime.
Suspect of the Week:
Lexington police are looking for Zachary D. Howell (above), who is wanted on charges of parole violation, probation violation, and domestic violence. He is described as 5, feet, 9 inches tall, weighing 150 pounds. He is 25 years old.