Police looking for robbery suspect

By Bobbie Poynter


Kentucky State Police are looking for a suspect who robbed the Flat Lick Dollar Store Tuesday night.

Kentucky State Police, Post 10 Harlan received a call around 7 p.m. from Knox County Dispatch about a robbery at the Dollar Store in the Flat Lick community of Knox County. Troopers from Post 10 responded to the scene.

Preliminary investigation indicates that an unknown white male walked into the Dollar Store wearing a dark ski mask, sunglasses, gloves, black jacket, and dark pants. He was approximately 5’9 and 350-400 pounds.

The suspect was armed with a handgun and pointed it at the cashier demanding money. He left the store on a hunter green Honda 350 Rancher four wheeler. He was last seen turning left off of US25E onto Ky 3085 into the Flat Lick community.

The case is still under investigation by Det. Jason York. Anyone with information can contact Post 10 Harlan at 606-573-3131.