Fayette County

Lexington man charged with armed robbery

Darius Woodson
Darius Woodson

After being picked out in a police lineup, a Lexington man was jailed Wednesday on suspicion of two armed robberies..

Darius Woodson, 20, was charged with two counts of first-degree robbery, according to court documents.

Woodson is accused of using a pistol Wednesday to rob his victim of $300. The location of the robbery was not available in the documents.

Woodson admitted to police that he told the victim he was armed, demanded money and threatened to shoot the victim, according to police.

The second robbery charge involved another person that was robbed with a pistol on Jan. 12, according to court documents.

Michael McKay: 859-231-1324, @hlpublicsafety