The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

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April 24, 2013

Suspect sought for armed robbery of store

MacArthur — The Raleigh County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a suspect in an armed robbery of a Little General Store on Monday.

According to police, a white male wearing dark colored shorts, a dark colored shirt and a black mask entered the Little General Store located at 2001 Robert C. Byrd Drive in MacArthur around 2:30 p.m.

The suspect jumped across the counter and demanded money from the clerks, said police.

The man fled the scene on foot with an undisclosed amount of money.

No one was injured during the robbery.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact the Raleigh County Sheriff’s Office, 304-255-9300, or Crime Stoppers, 304-255-STOP (304-255-7867).

— Sarah Plummer

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