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KSP Investigates Grant County Robbery

Date of News Release: 09/04/2014

(Dry Ridge, Ky.) - Kentucky State Police received a call at approximately 11:35 a.m. from a clerk at the Dollar General Store at 620 Owenton Road in Corinth. The clerk advised that they had been robbed at knifepoint. Troopers from the Kentucky State Police in tandem with Deputies from the Grant County Sheriff's Office responded. A search of the area resulted in the locating the suspect in a wooded area about a quarter mile from the store, he was still possession of the knife used in the robbery. The money taken in the robbery was also recovered. James Adkins (24) of Corinth, Ky. was taken into custody without incident. He has been charged with Robbery 1st degree and lodged in the Grant County Detention Center. Trooper Ryan Roessler is the investigating Trooper on this case.