Woman Robbed at Gunpoint in Charleston; Suspect in Custody

By: WSAZ News Staff Email
By: WSAZ News Staff Email

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- Police have taken one person into custody after an armed robbery on the Charleston's west side.

Charleston Police tell WSAZ.com a man approached a woman on Park Avenue just before 5:30 p.m. Thursday. Police say he then pulled out a loaded gun and took her cash.

Officers found the man shortly after in a car on Patrick Street. He has been taken into custody and will be charged.

The woman driving the car has been taken in for questioning. Investigators say they are trying to figure out what role she played in the robbery.

We have a crew at the scene.

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