Monday, November 26, 2012

Armed Robbery In Pike County

{Meta, Kentucky}…KSP Post 9 in Pikeville responded to an armed robbery at the Meta Double Qwik in the Meta community of Pike County around 6:38 P.M. Friday. Police say an unidentified male had entered the business, brandished a weapon and demanded money from the clerk before fleeing on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash and jumping into the back of a dark colored pick up which was traveling East on Ky 194. The suspect was described as 6' tall, approximately 180 pounds, brown eyes, wearing blue jeans, brown jacket and a mask that covered his face. This incident remains under investigation by KSP Detective Jimmy Anderson. Anyone with information is asked to contact Kentucky State Police at 1-800-222-5555 or (606) 433-7711.