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UPDATE

West Virginia State Police say they are still searching for the man who robbed the Dollar General on Route 60 Monday night.

They say he is described as a white male in his early 30's to late 20's, about 5'9" to six feet tall, with a dark goatee beard, wearing black jeans and a black hoodie.

Police are looking at video from the store camera to help identify him.

Anyone with information is asked to call State Police.

 


 

UPDATE:

Sgt. Losh with the Huntington detachment of the West Virginia State Police said that a suspect was on the run Monday night. K-9 units were searching the area.

The suspect brandished a gun but no one was hurt, according to Sgt. Losh.


ORIGINAL:

The West Virginia State Police are investigating an armed robbery at the Dollar General store in Huntington.

It happened just after 8:30 p.m. at the store in the 4300 block of U.S. Route 60 at the Eastern Heights Shopping Plaza according to troopers.

No other details were available. 13news will have the latest on this developing story. Keep checking wowktv.com for updates.