KSP searching for robbery suspects

January 26, 2013

Ryan Scott Ottney

PDT Staff Writer

GRAYSON, Ky. — Kentucky State Police in Ashland are searching for two suspects following a robbery at a Grayson, Ky., business.

According to the Kentucky State Police, officers responded to a call of a robbery which had happened at about 10:03 p.m. on Thursday. As the victim closed the business for the evening, Center Stage Studio in Grayson, Ky., she was assaulted by an unknown white male. A struggle ensued and the suspect was able to remove an undisclosed amount of cash from the victim, and fled the scene on foot in the company of a second suspect.

No weapons were used during the robbery, but the victim reportedly received minor injuries to her face and head during the altercation.

The first suspect is described as a white man, between 5-foot-6 and 5-foot-10-inches tall, between 160 and 180 pounds, wearing a brown Carhartt coat and a dark-colored toboggan. No description of the second suspect was available.

The robbery remains under investigation by Trooper Tye Chavies of the Kentucky State Police. Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Kentucky State Police Post 14 in Ashland at 1-800-222-5555 or 606-928-6421.

Ryan Scott Ottney can be reached at 740-353-3101, ext. 287, rottney@civitasmedia.com.