Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  

C-ville, KY: Police make arrest in ATM knifepoint robberies

Suspect alleged to have forced people in Campbellsville to withdraw money from ATMs by threatening at knifepoint.
NOTE: Arrests are considered charges. An arrest is not a finding of guilt. An individual charged in an arrest is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty at some later criminal proceeding.

Kentucky Press News Service
Original Story URL

(Fri 05 May 2018) - Campbellsville police said they have filed charges against a man who allegedly robbed people at knifepoint by making them withdraw money from an ATM.

WDRB-TV reports police arrested Richard L. Cooper, 39, Thursday night. He allegedly threatened three people near the Campbellsville University campus and forced them to withdraw money.

The station reports that Conner later threatened a convenience store clerk and then robbed two more people later near Kerr and Garden streets.

In all, he was charged with five counts of robbery, among others.

This story was posted on 2018-05-11 11:01:51
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.

To sponsor news and features on ColumbiaMagazine, please use our contact form.


Quick Links to Popular Features content is available as an RSS/XML feed for your RSS reader or other news aggregator.
Use the following link:

Contact us: Columbia Magazine and are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270-250-2730 Fax: 270-751-0401

Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia! Magazine and D'Zine, Ltd. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.