Crime

Suspect sought in Woodhill robbery

Lexington police are searching for a suspect involved in a bank robbery Monday morning.

Police say a man entered the National City Bank at 2309 Woodhill Drive about 9:40 a.m. and demanded money from the teller. He was possibly armed with a handgun, Lexington police Sgt. Ann Gutierrez said.

The suspect fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of money.

Police described the suspect as a black man, about 5 feet, 10 inches to 6-feet tall with a stocky build. He was wearing a khaki knit cap with a small bill and a Kentucky-blue hooded rain suit that police say he might have removed shortly after he fled.

Police ask anyone with information to call (859) 258-3700 or Bluegrass Crime Stoppers at (859) 253-2020. People can also text "tips2020" plus a message to CRIMES (274637) or visit www.bluegrasscrimestoppers.com.

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