UPDATE : (9:28 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2023) — The suspect of the robbery and police chase in Clendenin, West Virginia on Tuesday has been identified.
According to the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office, Aaron J. Urban, 38, of Clendenin had been charged with one count of first-degree robbery, and one count of fleeing with reckless indifference to the safety of others.
Urban allegedly robbed the 7-11 on Spencer Road with what appeared to be a 12-gauge shotgun.
The KCSO says that Urban faces up to ten years in prison and a fine of $2,000. Urban is currently being held at South Central Regional Jail.
KANAWHA COUNTY, WV (WOWK) — One person is in custody after robbing a convenience store in Clendenin and leading police on a chase that took them to Kanawha Blvd. in Charleston.
Metro 911 officials say the robbery happened around 10:41 p.m. on Tuesday.
The Charleston Police Department and the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office arrested the suspect at Kanawha Blvd. and Pennsylvania Ave, dispatchers say.
The suspect’s name is not available at this time.
This is a developing story. We will continue to update you as more information becomes available.