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Ghent Subway Robbed at Gunpoint

Date of News Release: 12/18/2013

(Ghent, KY) - Detectives from Kentucky State Police Post 5 are investigating an armed robbery that happened last night (12/17) at the Subway in Ghent, KY. Carroll County dispatchers received the call and advised KSP Post 5 of the robbery just after 8:00 p.m. There was only one person, a store employee, in the Subway at the time of the robbery. The employee advised that two white males came into the store. One of the perpetrators pointed a black handgun at the employee and demanded money. The worker gave the man the money and both perpetrators fled the store. It is unknown if they got into a vehicle and drove from the scene.

The Subway employee described the perpetrator that pointed the gun as a white male who appeared to be in his early twenties, between 5'9" and 6'0". He was wearing a dark, hooded sweatshirt and blue jeans at the time of the robbery. The other perpetrator was a white male wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, black jacket and black jeans. The second man appeared to be approximately the same age and of the same stature as the first.

Detective Kurt Buhts is leading the ongoing investigation. Detective Buhts was assisted by the Gallatin County Sheriff's Department.

Anyone with information in this case is asked to call KSP Post 5 at 502-532-6363.

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