Edmonson Voice Staff Report:
Kentucky State Police are investigating an armed robbery that took place over the weekend in Sweeden, according to a press release from KSP.
Troopers responded to Z Mart (formerly JR. Food Store) early Saturday morning to the report from employees that the store had been robbed at gunpoint.
KSP reported that at approximately 4:55 A.M. a male brandishing a handgun entered into the convenience store 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.