Crime

Help police catch the Walgreens hockey mask robber

Police released this image of a man in a hockey mask robbing the Walgreens at 2209 Richmond Road.
Police released this image of a man in a hockey mask robbing the Walgreens at 2209 Richmond Road. Photo provided

Police are asking for your help to find the Walgreens hockey mask robber. 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. 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.

Crime of the Week

This week’s Crime of the Week is known as the Walgreens hockey mask robbery.

At 6 a.m. Aug. 2, a white man entered the Walgreens at 2209 Richmond Road and robbed the store. He’s described as 5 feet, 9 inches tall, weighing 175 pounds, with buzz-cut blond hair. The man wore a white hockey mask, a white T-shirt, and khaki pants. He carried a white handgun with a green tip, and had a distinct tattoo on his neck.

Bluegrass Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to the solving of this crime.

Suspect of the Week

This week’s Suspect of the Week is Jeremy Twyman, wanted on multiple counts of felony theft.

Twyman, 25, is black, standing 5 feet, 6 inches tall, weighing 155 pounds.

If you have information about Twyman, please call Crime Stoppers at (859) 253-2020 or toll-free at 1-877-970-2020. To place a free call on your AT&T cellphone, press *2020.

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