Police are asking for help to catch a bank robber and find a man wanted on nearly a dozen warrants.
If you have information about either the Crime of the Week or the Suspect of the Week, 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:
At 9:30 a.m. May 29, a man entered the Chase Bank at 2590 Richmond Road. He jumped the teller door and demanded cash from a teller. When she hesitated, he shocked her in the back several times with a stun gun. The man then opened two teller drawers and stuffed money into a black backpack before fleeing the bank before fleeing. He was last seen jumping a retaining wall behind the Chophouse on Richmond Road.
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The man is described as black; 6 feet, 1 inch tall; weighing about 180 pounds; with shoulder-length dreadlocks. He was wearing a gray hat, a gray bandanna, a gray zipper jacket, gray sweatpants, black shoes and large, dark sunglasses.
Suspect of the Week:
Steven Bruce Dougherty is wanted in Clark, Montgomery and Powell counties on nearly a dozen warrants including trafficking of a controlled substance; theft by deception; burglary and parole violation. He is 34 years old, 5 feet, 9 inches tall, weighing 160 pounds.