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Police arrest second man in connection with Knott Co. robbery

By: Paige Quiggins Email
By: Paige Quiggins Email

Kentucky State Police in Hazard have arrested a second man in connection with a robbery that happened earlier this week.

Police charged 18-year-old Austin Gayheart of Bulan with first degree robbery.

It happened Tuesday night at the Double Kwik-Marathon station in Hindman off Highway 80.

Police also arrested 18-year-old Jesse Combs in connection with the case.

Gayheart is currently lodged in the Kentucky River Regional Jail.


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