Alleged Bank Robber Captured in Lexington

Police have identified 41-year-old Jonathan Richardson as the suspect Tuesday afternoon, according to a WKYT report. A short time later, the report says Richardson turned himself in.

The robbery occurred Monday morning at the 5th/3rd Bank on Walden Drive, off Tates Creek Rd.

Police said Richardson had a gun and handed the teller a note demanding money. They said the teller handed it over, and the suspect fled the scene with a small amount of cash.

Police also say they got the bank robbery suspect’s fingerprints off phone he left behind.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to call Lexington Police at (859) 258-3600. Anonymous tips can be submitted to Bluegrass Crime Stoppers by calling (859) 253-2020, online at, or through the P3 tips app available at