Lexington man arrested for robbery

A Lexington man is arrested after police say he robbed another man at gunpoint then took off from police.

It happened just after 6 Saturday night, on Chiles Avenue.

Police say a man flagged them down saying he was just robbed.

He says the suspect approached him and demanded money and his car, a red Jeep.

After taking it, an officer in the area spotted the Jeep and pulled it over.

The suspect then took off running but police caught up with him and arrested him.

He's charged with first degree robbery.

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