Police searching for man who tried to rob woman in Kroger parking lot

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Lexington Police are searching for a man who they say tried to rob a woman at gunpoint while she was sitting in her car in the Kroger parking lot at Tates Creek Centre. Investigators say Monday evening a man wearing a dark hoodie, pulled tight around his face, walked up to a woman who was sitting in her car and tapped on her window with a pistol.

Police say the woman screamed and the man ran off toward the nearby McDonald’s. Police set up a perimeter and brought in police dogs to search for the suspect, but as of this writing, the man had not been found.

The woman was not hurt, according to police.

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