Most wanted: man disguised as woman robs Lexington store

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - The Fayette County Sheriff's Department is after a man disguised as a woman. Officials say he robbed the Family Dollar on West New Circle road in Lexington.

Officials say Deron Lamar Higgins piled items into his purse at the store. When the owner of the store noticed him and tried to stop him from leaving with the stolen goods, officials say Higgins punched her in the face.

We went along with Fayette County Sheriff's deputies this morning to Higgins last known address. The people that answered the door said they haven't seen him in a while.

After the robbery, officials say Higgins was positively identified by the victim at the Family Dollar.

If you've seen Deron Higgins, let the Fayette County Sheriff's Office know. Their number is 859-252-1771.

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