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Baseball bat, gun used in robbery

One man is in jail, and police are looking for a second wanted in an early morning armed robbery.

Lexington Police say the suspects approached a couple as they were getting into their car outside an apartment complex on Alexandria Drive Thursday.

Police say Santiago Garcia busted out a car window with a baseball bat while another man stole a cell phone at gunpoint from the couple.

Officers say Garcia claimed he and the other man were looking for Christmas gifts stolen from them hours earlier, however none was found.

Police arrested Garcia during a traffic stop on Village Drive. Police say the suspect armed with the gun ran away.

That suspect's name hasn't been released.


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