Robbery and chase suspects may be involved in other robberies

Posted by Ryan Nash - email

OLDHAM COUNTY, KY (WAVE) - Police say a pair of men charged with robbing a tobacco store and leading police on a chase down Interstate 71 may be involved in other robbery cases.

Luke Hasty and Solomon Evans are suspects in a Saturday afternoon robbery at Cox's Smokers Outlet in Crestwood, Police say when they arrived Hasty and Solomon sped away and led police on a chase.

According to police, the pair actually drove their vehicle into three police cruisers before they finally stopped.

Investigators say Hasty and Solomon are suspected in several other robberies in Louisville, Mt. Washington, LaGrange, and southern Indiana.

Hasty and Solomon are each being held on $10,500 bond in connection with Saturday's robbery.

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