LPD: Man with knife robs Check Exchange


LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Police are investigating after they say a man robbed the Check Exchange off Broadway Thursday afternoon.

Officers say, at about 1:00 p.m., a man wearing a gray hoodie entered the business holding a knife, and demanded cash.

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After he got the money, police say the man ran off.

Investigators have set up a perimeter in an effort to find the suspect, but haven’t had any luck.

Officers will now look at surveillance video from the Check Exchange.

Anyone in the area is advised that the suspect was wearing a beanie on his head when he ran from the building.