armed robbery2 300OWENSBORO, Ky. (7/19/18) — Two Owensboro businesses were robbed in the wee hours of the morning.

Owensboro Police Department reported that a black male brandished a weapon at the Super 8 Motel at 1027 Goetz Drive shortly after 1 a.m., demanded money and fled on foot.

Just after 2 a.m., OPD responded to Franey’s Food Mart at 817 Carter Road after a report that a black male had produced a weapon, demanded money and fled on foot.

Anyone with additional information can call OPD at (270) 687-8888, or leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers at (270) 687-8484.

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