Police searching for suspect in Cricket Wireless armed robbery

Armed, Robbery
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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Police are looking for a suspect in connection to an armed robbery at the Cricket Wireless store on Versailles Road.

Police say the robbery happened around 7 p.m. on Wednesday.

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They say a man, who appeared to be in his thirties, walked into the store and pulled out a gun, demanding cash and iPhones.

He is described as having long hair and a beard.

Witnesses say he was wearing a silver hoodie at the time of the robbery.

Police say they found loose cash behind the store, which they tracked with a police dog, but they lost the scent at Oxford Circle.

The investigation is still ongoing.