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Police identify suspect in Laurel County armed robbery

LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT) - Thanks to a tip, the Laurel County Sheriff's Office has been able to identify the man they said robbed an East Bernstadt convenience store.

Deputies identified the suspect as 33 year old Christopher Disney, of Sam Parker Road in Knox County.

Investigators said they found the gun used in the robbery, but not Disney.

The robbery happened Wednesday night at the A & B Quick Stop on Highway 3434.

The Laurel County Sheriff's Office said warrants are pending on Disney, charging him with robbery, and that he should be considered armed and dangerous.

Anyone with information on Disney is asked to call the Laurel County Sheriff's Office at 606-864-6600.


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