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Trooper Brad Arterburn
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Kentucky State Police
Post 5, Campbellsburg
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Pendleton Armed Robbery Investigation

Date of News Release: 10/22/2010

(Pendleton, Ky) Troopers responded to the Fast Stop gas station in Pendleton after Pos 5 dispatchers received a 9-1-1 call last night (10-21-10) at 9:57 p.m. reporting an armed robbery. Through investigation, Troopers determined that a man armed with a knife entered the store while the clerk was alone demanding money from the register. The victim complied with the robber resulting in the man leaving with $900 cash.

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A description of the assailant is below.

  • RACE: White
  • SEX: Male
  • HEIGHT: 6' 6'3"
  • AGE: 20's 30's
  • OTHER: Red goatee facial hair
  • CLOTHING: Gray & green plaid jacket with gray hood, blue jeans, brown boots, and white gloves.
  • WEAPON: Buck knife.
  • VEHICLE: Unknown at this time.

Investigators continue to follow leads to determine the identity of the perpetrator. Anyone with information regarding this crime is encouraged to contact Post 5 at (502) 532-6363 or toll free at (877) 416-1226. Tips can be made anonymously.

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