Lexington bank robbery suspect in custody

The suspect in a bank robbery in Lexington is now in custody.
Published: Jul. 26, 2022 at 3:32 PM EDT
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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - The suspect in a bank robbery in Lexington is now in custody.

Police identified 41-year-old Jonathan Richardson as the suspect Tuesday afternoon. A short time later, police say Richardson turned himself in.

The robbery happened Monday morning at the 5/3 Bank on Walden Drive, in the Tates Creek area.

Police said Richardson had a gun and handed the employee a note demanding money. They said the employee complied, and the suspect fled the scene with a small amount of money.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to call Lexington Police at (859) 258-3600. Anonymous tips can be submitted to Bluegrass Crime Stoppers by calling (859) 253-2020, online at www.bluegrasscrimestoppers.com, or through the P3 tips app available at www.p3tips.com.

Jonathan Richardson, 41.
Jonathan Richardson, 41.(Lexington Police Dept.)
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