Lexington business robbed at gunpoint

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington police are searching for a suspect after the Check-into-Cash on Alexandria Drive was robbed at gunpoint Saturday afternoon.

Police say the suspect was armed with a semi-automatic handgun and demanded cash.

The teller complied and the suspect fled from the store.

An employee describes the suspect as a 5'6" man with a thin build wearing a blue baseball cap, shirt and baggy blue jeans.

"The teller complied, gave him some cash. They're still trying to determine how much has been taken," Sgt. Scott May says.

Police are still searching for leads.

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