(BRANDENBURG) In a story K105 first reported on Monday, the Friendly Food Mart in Brandenburg was robbed at knife point by two men on April 6. Yesterday, though, Kentucky State Police received an anonymous tip identifying the two suspects involved in the robbery.
The suspects were identified from pictures taken from the store’s video surveillance cameras, and later released by various media outlets. The two suspects, Derik Walker (age 35) of Shepherdsville, and David Stearman (31) of Brandenburg, were both arrested and charged with Robbery in the First Degree, and lodged in the Meade County Detention Center.
The investigation is ongoing and is being handled by KSP Detective Aaron Gabhart. KSP was assisted in the arrest by the Brandenburg Police Department.