OWENSBORO, Ky. (WEHT) – An Owensboro teen has been charged in connection with a robbery.
The 17-year-old is also facing two counts of possession of a handgun by a minor.
Owensboro Police say on Wednesday night around 9:30 p.m., officers responded to a robbery of an individual in the 1200 block of East Byers Avenue.
When officers arrived, the victim told police he had been robbed at gunpoint by a juvenile he knew and a cell phone and cash had also been taken.
The juvenile’s name has not been released.
Anyone with information should call OPD at 270-687-8888, or leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers at 270-687-8484.
(This story was originally published on August 29, 2019)