Trooper Shaun Little
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 9, Pikeville
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Attempted Armed Robbery Cardinal Country Store in Stanville, KY
Date of News Release: 11/21/2013
(Stanville, Ky.) - On Thursday November 21, 2013 at 1:45 A.M. Post 9, Pikeville received a call of an attempted armed robbery at the Cardinal Country Store in the Stanville community of Floyd County. KSP Troopers responded to the scene and began a canvas of the area in an attempt to locate the unidentified male. Information at the scene indicates that an unidentified male entered the business, brandished a weapon, and demanded money. An employee of the business confronted the unidentified male, removing the bandana from the perpetrator. The unidentified male fled the business out the rear door and then fled the area on foot. The unidentified male was described as approximately 6' tall wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans, brown shoes, camouflage hat, and a light colored bandana over his face. Attached is a still frame photograph of the unidentified male. KSP asks that anyone with information pertaining to this investigation contact KSP post 9, Pikeville at (606) 433-7711 or 1-800-222-5555. This incident remains under investigation by KSP Detective William Petry.