This week, police are asking for your help to catch a man who tried and failed to rob a Dixie Mart. 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
This week’s crime of the week is an attempted robbery of the Dixie Mart at 1875 Augusta Drive at 8 p.m. on March 6. A man entered the store and handed a letter to the clerk demanding cash from the register. Since there were other customers nearby, the clerk loudly and repeatedly told the man she did not want to give him the money. The man threatened her and then thread, promising to return.
Bluegrass Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to the solving of this crime.