LPD: Woman robs hotel with pepper spray

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Police say a woman robbed a Lexington hotel Tuesday, using pepper spray.

According to police, the woman walked into the Comfort Inn and Suites on Buena Vista Road just before 3 a.m. wearing very heavy eyeliner and a bandana over her face.

The clerk was handed a note and the robber held up pepper spray, according to police.

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The employee gave the suspect some cash and she ran off.

Police believe she got into a waiting car.

Police say they are not sure if there was any surveillance video available but they will be talking to hotel management.