Update: An arrest has been made in an armed robbery investigation in Elliot County. The robbery occurred at the Zip Zone Gas Station in Sandy Hook on Monday, February 25, 2019. An unknown male entered the store with a firearm and fled in a vehicle with an unknown amount of cash. On Tuesday, February 26, 2019, Kentucky State Police arrested 43-year-old Stacy Dickerson of Olive Hill on charges related to the Zip Zone Gas Station Robbery. Mr. Dickerson was charged with robbery and lodged in the Rowan County Detention Center.
Original story: Kentucky State Police Post 8 Morehead received a call from Elliot County Dispatch for assistance with an armed robbery in Sandy Hook on Monday, February 25, 2019. An unknown male reportedly enter the Zip Zone Gas Station and brandished a firearm. The male subject then fled the business with an undisclosed amount of cash in a silver passenger vehicle in an unknown direction. The Kentucky State Police were assisted by the Elliot County Sheriff’s Department. The incident remains under investigation.