Sweeden, KY. (February 15, 2020) – Kentucky State Police Post 3 received a call for service regarding an armed robbery that occurred on Saturday morning. Troopers responded to the Z Mart in the Sweeden community of Edmonson County after employees advised the store had been robbed at gunpoint.
Preliminary investigation indicates that at approximately 4:55 A.M. a male brandishing a handgun entered into the Z Mart located at 6353 KY Highway 259 North and demanded cash. He is described as being 5’0″- 5’2″ in height and was wearing black clothing, a black mask and gloves. The investigation is ongoing and currently being led by Detective Courtney Milam.
If anyone has information in reference to this incident or the identity of the person involved, please contact Kentucky State Police Post 3 at 270-782-2010 or via the Kentucky State Police App. Callers may remain anonymous.
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