Pizza delivery driver robbed in Lexington
Lexington, SC (Paul Kirby) – A delivery driver was robbed in Lexington Friday night while delivering pizza in a neighborhood. According to Corporal Cameron Mortenson of the Lexington Police Department, at approximately 9:45 p.m. officers responded to the 100 block of Toula Lane, which is in the Woodcreek neighborhood off Augusta Road, for an armed robbery incident. When officers arrived, they met with a Pizza Hut delivery driver who stated that he was approached by a black male who got out of the passenger side of a small red vehicle being driven by a man. The male pointed a handgun at the driver and demanded his money and the pizza. The driver gave the subject a small amount of cash and the pizza. They then fled from the scene. Mortenson said that their investigation is ongoing in the case.
Lexington investigators are asking that anyone who might have seen something, or has information regarding this crime, to please call the Lexington Police Department at (803) 785-2521 or Crimestoppers at 1-888 CRIME SC. You can also give tips at midlandscrimestoppers.com under the SUBMIT a TIPS tab.