Lexington PD Investigate Second Armed Robbery

North Mount Tabor Road Armed Robbery 10/21/14
Lexington Police are investigating a second armed robbery Tuesday morning and looking into a possible connection, officials said.

Less than two hours after a woman was robbed near University of Kentucky’s campus, another woman was robbed off North Mount Tabor Road.

Around 4 a.m., the woman told police that she was approached by two men who pulled out handguns, walked her over to a dumpster and stole her purse.

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She also told police that the two suspect left in a black vehicle.

Lexington Police officials said they are not yet sure if this armed robbery and the earlier robbery on UK’s campus are related, but they are investigating the possibility.

Police said they are still searching for the suspects.