TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
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Two Arrested in Green County Armed Robbery
Date of News Release: 06/24/2012
(Greensburg, KY) – On Friday, June 22 Post 15 was contacted by the Greensburg Police Department in reference to a 911 call of an armed robbery that occurred at the Greensburg Fivestart Convenient Store on US 0068. Two males entered the business, both with handguns and wearing masks, pointing the guns at the clerks and demanded money. The two men fled on foot with an undetermined amount of money.
The insuing investigation has led to the arrest of 19-year-old Jamar Hall of Greensburg. He was arrested Friday at a residence on South McCullum Avenue in Greensburg at 1:14 PM CST and charged with Robbery 1st, Wanton Endangerment 1st, Possession of a Handgun by a Convicted Felon and Theft by Unlawful Taking. He was lodged in the Taylor Couny Jail.
On June 24th, Cody Burton was arrested at the Greensburg Police Department on Saturday, June 23 at 6:33 PM CST.