One wanted in Lexington hotel robbery

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LEXINGTON, KY. (WKYT) – Officers in Lexington are investigating a motel robbery that happened Friday afternoon.

According to a release from the Lexington Police Department the robbery happened at the Super 8 motel on Buena Vista Road around 2:30 p.m.

Investigators say a man came into the hotel lobby carrying a gun and demanded cash. When he received the cash he reportedly ran off on foot

The motel employee says the suspect is a man in his late 20’s, standing about 5’6”.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Lexington Police by calling (859) 258-3600.