Sheriff: Man robs dollar store, ties up customers
ANNVILLE, Ky. - Deputies in Jackson County are investigating after they say a man robbed a dollar store, and tied up several people inside.
The Jackson County sheriff says it happened around 11 p.m. Tuesday at the Dollar General in Annville. He says a man with a gun robbed the store and stole a large amount of clothing and other items.
While he was in the store, deputies say he used zip ties to tie up five people, including a young boy. Officers say they were able to get loose soon after the robber left the store.
The Jackson County Sheriff's office, along with Kentucky State Police are investigating. A K9 unit from London Police was also called in to help search for the suspect.