January 2, 2013

Woman robbed in parking lot

LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. — A London man was arrested after he allegedly robbed a woman at gunpoint in a store parking lot on Sunday night.

James Peters, 27, of London, was lodged in the Laurel County Detention Center on charges of second-degree robbery and having a prescription medication not in its proper container.

Information from the Kentucky State Police Post 11 in London states the female victim was in the parking lot of Ape Yard Market on Ky. 490 in East Bernstadt just before 9 p.m. Peters, armed with a gun, demanded money from the victim. The woman gave the man some money and he fled the scene. The woman was unhurt.

KSP Trooper Chris Roberts is continuing the investigation. He was assisted by Trooper Donnie Foley.

Text Only
AP Video
Kerry: Humanitarian Cease-fire Efforts Continue Raw: Corruption Trial Begins for Former Va Gov. The Carbon Trap: US Exports Global Warming UN Security Council Calls for Gaza Cease-fire Traditional African Dishes Teach Healthy Eating 13 Struck by Lightning on Calif. Beach Baseball Hall of Famers Inducted Israel, Hamas Trade Fire Despite Truce in Gaza Italy's Nibali Set to Win First Tour De France Raw: Shipwrecked Concordia Completes Last Voyage Raw: Sea Turtle Hatchlings Emerge From Nest Raw: Massive Dust Storm Covers Phoenix 12-hour Cease-fire in Gaza Fighting Begins Raw: Bolivian Dancers Attempt to Break Record Raw: Israel, Palestine Supporters Rally in US Raw: Air Algerie Flight 5017 Wreckage Virginia Governor Tours Tornado Aftermath Judge Faces Heat Over Offer to Help Migrant Kids Kangaroo Goes Missing in Oklahoma More M17 Bodies Return, Sanctions on Russia Grow
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide

Now that school is out, what are your family’s summer vacation plans?

A. No major plans. We will probably hang out around Laurel County.
B. Going to the beach!
C. Kentucky has a lot of wonderful state parks, and we plan to visit a few and enjoy quality family time.
     View Results