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Lexington Police looking for armed robbery suspect

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Police are searching a neighborhood for a man who robbed a business at gunpoint.

It happened around 4:30 Tuesday afternoon at the Check Into Cash on East New Circle Road and Woodhill Drive in Lexington.

A woman says a man put a gun in her face. She says he robbed her of $900 and also robbed the store teller. Her biggest concern was young son was in a car outside the store.

Police are looking for the suspect, who's described as a black male, skinny build, 5'7-5'9, wearing a gray hoodie, white shoes, and had a bandana over face.

We're told the suspect took off on Woodhill. Police are using K-9's to track his scene, and are also looking for fingerprints.


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