Jewelry store employees hold three robbers at gun point

By: Jordan Vilines Email
By: Jordan Vilines Email

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - At least three people are in custody after an attempted robbery at a Lexington jewelry store.

It happened around 2:15 Tuesday afternoon at The Castle Jewelry on New Circle Road.

An eyewitness tells us three men entered the store and busted one of the jewelry cases. The witness says a worker at the store then pulled a gun on the suspects and held them until police arrived.

Police say three men tried to steal several high end Rolex watches.

No one was injured in the incident.

Police have not released the names of the people taken into custody or what charges they may face.

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