Lexington gas station robbed for third time in a month

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Police are looking for a suspect after a Lexington gas station was robbed for the third time in a month.

It happened around 1a.m. Thursday at the Shell gas station on Harrodsburg at Lane Allen.

Police say a man wearing a hoodie and a ski mask entered the store and pulled out a gun, demanding money from the clerk.

They say the man then ran out of the building and toward the McDonalds where they believe he jumped a fence and got into a getaway vehicle.

The suspect is descriped as a white male who is about 5'6" tall.

Police say this is the third time this particular Shell gas station has been robbed in the last month.

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