Trooper Jody Sims
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 13, Hazard
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Two arrested & charged with Robbery in Perry County
Date of News Release: 07/05/2011
(Hazard, Ky.) -- Kentucky State Police from Post 13 were called to the Hazard Double Kwik located on Highway 15 North, shortly after 04:30 A.M. Tuesday morning for a reported strong-armed robbery. Two male subjects and a female subject entered the store and while the female was paying for her items, one of the male subjects came behind the counter, grabbed a quantity of change, and left the store. The clerk followed the male subject into the parking lot attempting to stop him from leaving. The clerk was assaulted and as a result suffered a minor injury. The suspect left the scene, but not before the clerk was able to obtain his vehicle's license number. In a related incident, a short time later, the second male subject entered Francis's Diner in the Airport Gardens area of Perry County, grabbed a jar containing a quantity of change and fled the scene. Detective Clayton Stamper and Trooper Jonathon Sizemore of the Hazard Post were able to identify the alleged perpetrators. They were located at a residence in Perry County shortly before 9:00 A.M.
Dustin G Mullins 29 years old, and his brother, Randall K Mullins, 23 years old, were arrested without incident and lodged in the Kentucky River Regional Jail in Hazard. Dustin Mullins was charged with Robbery 1st Degree and Randall Mullins was charged with Theft By Unlawful Taking Under $500. The female was not charged.