LPD: Two men arrested for robbery

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Lexington Police have arrested two men, after they say they robbed a woman and her daughter at gunpoint.

Police say 20-year-old Cody Skinner, and 20-year-old Armando Uriostegue were both arrested.

According to Lexington Police, on January 6th, they received a call about an armed robbery on Augusta Drive.

Police say the woman said she left her apartment around midnight, when she was approached by the two men wearing all black hoodies and pants.

They say both men had their faces covered, and were armed with semiautomatic handguns.

According to police, both men pointed the guns at the woman and her daughter demanding her bag.

They say there was 700 dollars inside.

Police say the woman knew the two men from previous interactions.

Both Skinner and Uriostegue are charged with robbery.

They are scheduled to appear in court today.


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