LPD: Man Uses Robber’s Own Knife Against Him

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Police say a suspect in an early-morning robbery had his own weapon used against him.

They say the suspect showed up at the Motel 6 on Elkhorn road just after 11 p.m. Thursday and pulled a knife on a man in one of the rooms.

Police say the victim was cut on the hand then grabbed the knife and stabbed the suspect in the chest.

They say both men knew each other.

Police say as the man was being put on the gurney to be taken to the hospital, he punched an officer in the face.

He faces several charges.

Police say his injuries are not life threatening.

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