Four juveniles in custody following beer assault
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Four juveniles were in custody Friday night after reportedly assaulting a man who had bought them beer at a liquor store, according to Lexington Police.
Investigators say the four juveniles arranged to have a man buy them beer at a store on Versailles Road near Oxford Circle around 7:15 p.m.
Police say when the man was handing over the beer, a fight broke out, the juveniles assaulted the man, took the beer and ran off.
Investigators say the man was not seriously hurt. Police say he was not facing any charges.
Police say they found two of the juveniles not long after the reported attack, then located the other two a little later, taking all of them into custody.
No names were released because of the juvenile’s ages.