On Saturday, April 28, 2018 at approximately 8:58 PM, Kentucky State Police Post 11, London received a report of a Robbery that occurred at the Wal-Mart store in Corbin located on Cumberland Gap PKWY in Laurel County.
Upon arrival, Troopers learned that Loss Prevention officers located a male subject inside the store shoplifting. Troopers learned through an investigation that as loss prevention officers attempted to detain the suspect he assaulted one of the officers, fled the store on foot, and was last seen running across Cumberland Gap PKWY towards North Stewart Road with three other individuals.
The suspect is described as a white male approximately 5’9 tall, wearing blue jeans with a white t-shirt and ball cap.
Anyone with information in reference to the suspect’s identity or whereabouts is asked to contact Kentucky State Police at 606-878-6622 or 1-800-222-5555.
Trooper Jason Smith is continuing the investigation. He was assisted by Troopers from Post 11.