Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY

Breaking News

February 28, 2014

11:16 MORNING UPDATE: Robbery investigation under way

GLASGOW — Detectives with the Barren County Sheriff's Office are investigating a robbery that is believed to have occurred between 8:30 and 9 a.m. Friday near the intersection of Flint Knob and Whitney Woods roads.

"A male subject here was found by a neighbor with his hands tied behind his back here on the porch and had suffered some blunt force trauma to the head. The injuries were sustained during the robbery attempt,” said Deputy Mike Houchens, public information officer for the sheriff's office.

The sheriff's office would not release the name of the injured man.

The suspects in the case left the residence, but deputies are not sure what type of vehicle they left in.

"We are still processing the scene to see if we can find evidence and we are going to follow any tips that we can get from the scene,” Houchens said.

Scanner traffic indicated there to be three suspects.

"At this point we don't know. That's what the initial report is, but we don't know that to be a fact yet,” Houchens said.

Detective Rusty Anderson is leading the investigation. No further details about the robbery were available at press time.

 

In addition to the sheriff's office, personnel with the Cave City Volunteer Fire Department and the Barren-Metcalfe Emergency Medical Service also responded to the scene.

 

1
Text Only
Breaking News
Local News
Facebook
AP Video
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 Raw: Deadly Tornado Hits Virginia Campground Ohio State Marching Band Chief Fired After Probe Raw: Big Rig Stuck in Illinois Swamp
Must Read
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

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