Paducah Police look for five suspects after armed robbery

By Heartland News

PADUCAH, KY (KFVS) - Paducah Police are looking for five suspect after an armed robbery Monday night.

A man and wife and two men were robbed at gunpoint about 10 p.m. Monday as they were walking to a friend's house on Monroe Street Monday.

The group told police they were approached from behind by five men on Monroe Street between Harahan Boulevard and 16th Street.

One of the men showed a handgun and the robbers demanded that the victims.  The suspects got away with wallets, cellular telephones and cash.

The robbers ran away on foot going southbound down an alleyway.  Four of the robbers are described as black males in their 20s and of average height; the fifth was described as shorter and in his teens.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Paducah Police Department at 270/444-8550 or Crime Stoppers at 443-TELL. Tips can be texted as "CRIMES" (274637) by entering "KyTips" followed by their information, or by visiting the Crime Stoppers website

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