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KSP Investigates Armed Robbery in Estill County

Date of News Release: 11/05/2014

(Irvine, KY) - The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post is currently investigating an armed robbery that occurred this morning in Estill County. At approximately 11:00 am, a male subject entered the Cash in a Dash, located at 1360 Richmond Road in Irvine. The suspect allegedly produced a handgun and tied up two of the female employees before taking an undisclosed amount of money.

The suspect has been described as a white male, 6'0"-6'3" tall and weighing approximately 250 pounds, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and a cap.

The ongoing investigation is being conducted by KSP Detective Zach Thompson. He was assisted on the scene by KSP Post 7 personnel and the Estill County Sheriff's Department.

Anyone with any information is encouraged to contact Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post at 859-623-2404 or toll free at 800-222-5555.