Police searching for robbery suspect

Police are searching for a man who robbed a business at gunpoint in Laurel County.

It happened Saturday morning at Cash Express on U.S. 25.

The man pointed a handgun at the clerk and demanded money.

He then forced the clerk into a back room where he left her before leaving the scene.

The suspect is described as a white man standing at about 6'0" and weighing 190 lbs.

He is believed to be in his mid 20s and was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, ski mask, dark baggy blue jeans and black tennis shoes and carrying a black semi automatic pistol.

If you have any information, you are asked to contact the Laurel County Sheriff's Department at (606) 864-6600.

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