Two women robbed while in cars in two separate cases
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Two women were robbed while sitting in a car in two separate incidents Thursday night in Lexington, according to police.
Investigators say around 6:30 p.m., a woman was sitting in a car in the 1200 block of Centre Parkway when a man walked up, pointed a gun at her, took her money and ran off. They say the woman was not hurt.
Around 8:30 p.m., a couple was sitting in a car in the 200 block of Old Todds Road where they were supposed to meet someone to buy a cell phone after having contact online, according to police.
Investigators say a man who was supposed to be selling the cell phone, walked up to the car and grabbed the cash from the woman and ran off. Police say the woman’s husband got out of the car and chased the robber, only to be confronted by another man with a gun.
Police say both suspects got away. They say no one was hurt.