Williamsburg Police looking for robbery suspect


WILLIAMSBURG, Ky. (WTVQ)-  Williamsburg Police are looking for a man who they say robbed a Dollar General store located at 1678 highway 25W South.

Police say the suspect waited until all customers left the store when he approached two clerks and showed a semi-automatic handgun and demanded cash from the register and the safe.

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They say the suspect ordered the clerks to an office located in the back of the store and then ran off.

The suspect is described as a 5’8″ to 5’9″, late 20’s to early 30’s with slight facial hair on his chin.

Police say the suspect is armed and should be considered dangerous.

Anyone with information should call the Whitley County 911 Center or the Williamsburg Police Department at 606-549-6017 or 606-549-6038.