Trooper Shaun Little
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 9, Pikeville
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Robbery at the Betsy Layne Pharmacy
Date of News Release: 01/17/2011
(Betsy Layne, Ky.) -- On Monday January 17, 2011 at 9:22 AM Post 9 Pikeville received a call of a robbery at the Betsy Layne Pharmacy. An unknown male subject entered the pharmacy shortly after it opened. The male subject brandished a weapon and demanded medication. The male subject left the scene on foot with an undisclosed amount of medication. There were no injuries reported in this incident. The male subject was described as approximately 5'8" to 5'10", slim build, wearing a blue jacket.
This incident remains under investigation by Kentucky State Police Detective Jason Dials. Anyone with any information is asked to call the Kentucky State Police at (606) 433-7711 or 1-800-222-5555.