Gas station robber lies about motivation

Posted by Amy Kelch - email

GEORGETOWN, KY (WAVE) - Scott County police arrested a teen in a bizarre gas station robbery after receiving an anonymous tip.

Investigators said that 19 year-old Daniel Ashcraft apologized to the clerk as he robbed a Georgetown gas station. Ashcraft said he needed the money to feed his six kids. Ashcraft later admitted to police that he has no kids and that he needed the money for drugs.

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