The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

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April 26, 2012

3 police agencies respond to robbery

RAINELLE — Crews from three law enforcement agencies responded to a report of an armed robbery late Tuesday night, in Fayette County, the West Virginia State Police confirm.

The incident took place just after 11 p.m. Initial calls to the EOC reported an armed robbery at the Mountaineer Mart on Lochgelly Road near Oak Hill.

Police from WVSP, Fayette County Sheriff’s Department and Oak Hill Police responded. No injuries were reported and the incident remains under investigation by Trooper J.W. Keffer, who was unavailable for comment.

Anyone with information regarding this robbery is encouraged to call the West Virginia State Police Oak Hill detachment at 304-469-2915.

— Kara Van Pelt

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