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.