Arrest made after second Speedway robbery in Nicholasville

NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. (WKYT) - Police have arrested a woman after a second Speedway robbery in Jessamine County.

Nicholasville Police were called shortly after 1a.m. Friday to the Speedway on North Main and Barnes Street for a report of a robbery.

Police say the description of the suspect matched that of the one who had robbed the same Speedway just 3 mornings before.

Police searched the area and located Martreshia Jackson walking about two blocks from the scene of the crime. Police say she matched the description given by the clerk at the gas station.

Police took Jackson into custody and obtained a search warrant for her house, recovering clothing used in the previous robbery on February 4th.

Jackson is charged currently lodged at the Jessamine County Detention Center and charged with Robbery 2nd. Police say they expect more charges to be filed as the investigation continues.

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