Man robs Lexington store with baseball bat

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Police are still looking for a man they say robbed a Lexington store with a baseball bat overnight.

It happened around 2:30am Monday morning, at Romantix on Winchester Road, near Louden Avenue.

Employees told police that a man dressed in a white toboggan, a shirt with gray sleeves and jeans, came in armed with a bat and demanded cash.

They say he forced the clerk onto the ground while he took money out of the register and then ran.

Police responded with a K-9 unit and searched the area, but so far no arrests have been made.

The clerk was not injured.

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