Crime

Man with gun robs cashier at Walgreens in Lexington

Getty Images/iStockphoto

A man pulled a gun on a cashier at the Walgreens on Richmond Road early Tuesday morning before leaving with an undisclosed amount of cash, according to Lexington police.

The man entered the store at 2209 Richmond Road about 6 a.m. and demanded money from the cashier, police said. The cashier gave him money from the register, and the man left.

The robber is described as a white man with a shaved head in his late 20s or early 30s, according to police. He was last seen wearing a mask, khaki shorts and a green button-down shirt. The cashier also reported seeing a large tattoo on the side of his neck.

Anonymous tips, including photos and videos, can be texted to police by typing “lexpd” plus the tip and send to 274637. Anonymous information can be submitted at Bluegrasscrimestoppers.com or called in to 859-253-2020.

  Comments