Lexington police searching for suspect in latest robbery

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington police are searching for a man who held up a Burger King early Friday morning.

Police responded to the call around 5:30am on Friday to the Burger King on Clays Mill Road/

Police tell WKYT that a man wearing a mask walked into the restaurant, armed with a gun.

Police say the man entered toward the back of the restaurant showing his gun and had the employees open a safe. The suspect took money from the safe and ran toward Autumn Ridge Apartments.

No employees were injured.

Police say the suspect is a black male with a medium build, wearing gray sweat pants, a black hoodie and a mask.

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