Kentucky Local News, Weather, Sports | Lexington, KY | WKYT

Arrest made for armed robbery at tobacco store

A man is now under arrest for an armed robbery at a Richmond tobacco store.

Richmond Police have charged 22-year-old Brian Williams, of Richmond, with robbery in connection with last Tuesday's robbery at C & M Discount Tobacco on North Killarney Lane.

Police say two men entered the store, showed a gun, and demanded money from the owner. Both suspects were wearing masks.

Police say the men then took off in a vehicle that was waiting for them.

Police say detectives later found that vehicle at an apartment complex on Big Hill Avenue. Police say at that time, Williams was identified as a suspect.

Williams was arrested following an interview with police. He's now being held at the Madison County Detention Center.


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus

WKYT

2851 Winchester Rd. Lexington, Ky 40509 859-299-0411 - switchboard 859-299-2727 - newsroom
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 94128024 - wkyt.com/a?a=94128024
Gray Television, Inc.