HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Huntington Police responded to an armed robbery early Friday morning at the 7/11 gas station on 3rd Avenue and 15th Street in Huntington.
According to dispatchers, it happened a little before 1:00 a.m. Friday morning.
Police confirm to 13 News that one woman was shot. The woman was transported to Cabell Huntington Hospital where dispatchers say she is being treated after being shot in the back. Police say she’s being treated for non-life threatening injuries
According to police, the woman is an employee of the gas station.
Marshall students also received an email and text alert asking them to avoid the area and report suspicious activity to 911.
Police are investigating and are actively looking for two male suspects in masks.
An employee inside the gas station says they have been checking up on the woman that was shot and that “she seems to be doing fine.”
The store opened back up at 5:00 a.m. Friday morning.