Shoplifting turns into armed robbery

A shoplifter pulled a gun to rob a Lexington drug store early Friday.

Police say a security guard at the Rite Aid on Winchester Road, near Eastland, confronted the teen when he pulled a gun on the guard.

Police dogs tracked the teen's scent to Brown Avenue, then lost it.

Police say the teen got away with a box of condoms.

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