Man duct taped, robbed in drug deal gone bad

Man duct taped, robbed in drug deal gone bad

Man duct taped, robbed in drug deal gone bad

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Posted on February 17, 2014 at 8:03 PM

Updated Monday, Feb 17 at 8:22 PM

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) – A marijuana purchase went wrong on January 30 and now a Mount Washington woman is facing robbery charges.

Brooke Husband, 23, is accused of leading two unknown male accomplices armed with handguns to a hotel room and ensuing to duct tape and rob the victim, Henry Lowry.

According to a police report, prior to the robbery, Lowry was attempting to purchase marijuana with Husband.

The two met at a hotel room, then Husband left and returned with the two men. Before leaving, the defendents cut phone  lines in the hotel room.

Lowry was able to reach a neighboring room to contact police.

Nearly $9,000 of items were taken from Lowry’s room, including luggage, laptops, cell phones and a test phone for what is believed to be for tower work, according to a police report.

Husband was apprehended at a KFC restaurant on Dixie Highway.  She is employed by KFC.
 

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