News Releases

Armed Robbery of MI-DEE Mart in Lackey, KY

Date of News Release: 01/17/2014

(Lackey, Ky.) - On Thursday January 16, 2014 at approximately 8:12 P.M. Post 9, Pikeville received a call of an armed robbery at the MI-DEE Mart in the Lackey community of Floyd County. Information obtained at the scene indicates that a unidentified male entered the business, brandished a weapon and demanded money. The unidentified male fled the scene on foot toward the Garrett community. The unidentified male was described as approximately 6 feet 2 inches tall, approximately 185 pounds, wearing blue jeans, grey hooded shirt, and a black mask covering his face. There were no injuries reported at the time of the incident. The incident remains under investigation by KSP Trooper Jake Roberts. Anyone with information pertaining to this investigation is asked to contact Kentucky State Police Post 9, Pikeville at (606) 433-7711 or 1-800-222-5555.