On December 20, 2018 at about 10:00 pm Roanoke Police were notified of an attempted Robbery in the 200 block of Williamson Road, S.E.
Police were advised that an adult male subject had been in Lux Lounge for some time. The subject left and return a short time later. While in the business the second time, the subject showed a message to an employee demanding money.
The manager was notified and the subject left, nothing was taken.Roanoke Police located the subject in close proximity to the business.
Joshua Legans, 24 of Roanoke, has been charged with attempted robbery in connection to the incident.
This investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information concerning this incident is encouraged to call the Roanoke Police Department at (540) 853-2211.