Trooper Shaun Little
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 9, Pikeville
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Attempted Robbery Family Dollar in Betsy Layne, KY
Date of News Release: 04/11/2013
(Betsy Layne, Ky.) -- On Thursday April 11, 2013 at approximately 9:00 A.M. Post 9 Pikeville received a call of an attempted robbery at the Family Dollar in the Betsy Layne community of Floyd County. Information obtained at the scene indicates that an unidentified male entered the business and demanded cash from the clerk. The unidentified male left the business of foot without taking any cash. The unidentified male was described as approximately 5 feet 5 inches tall, 150 pounds, possibly blonde hair, charcoal gray hooded sweatshirt, white shoes and dark jeans. Anyone with information is asked to contact Kentucky State Police at (606) 433-7711 or 1-800-222-5555. This incident remains under investigation by KSP Detective Jason Dials.