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Lexington Police Searching For Bank Robbery Suspect

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Updated: 3/22/2013 11:03 am

LEXINGTON Ky. -The Lexington Division of Police is working to identify and locate a suspect connected to the March 21, 2013 robbery at 280 West New Circle Road, in Lexington, Kentucky.

On the aforementioned date, at approximately 4:40 p.m., Lexington Police officers were called to the PNC Bank, located at 280 West New Circle Road, in response to a robbery. Upon arrival witnesses told officers that a suspect entered the building, approached a teller and presented a threatening note; demanding money, and implying he had a gun. The teller complied with the written demand, giving the suspect an undisclosed amount of money. After taking the cash, the suspect left the scene on foot. He was last seen walking east on New Circle Road.

The suspect is described as a white male, in his mid 30’s or mid 40’s, with blond hair.  At the time of the robbery he was wearing glasses, a blue and white ball cap with a “UK” logo on the front, a black leather jacket, a light colored hoodie, blue jeans and dark shoes (photos attached).

Anyone with information about the identity or whereabouts of this suspect is asked to contact the Lexington Division of Police. Tips can be phoned into: the Division of Police at (859 )258-3600, or the Robbery/Homicide Unit at (859) 258-3700 or Bluegrass Crime Stoppers at (859) 253-2020. You can also submit tips by cell phone. Simply text: “tips2020” plus your message to CRIMES (274637). Finally, information can be submitted by logging onto www.bluegrasscrimestoppers

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