Suspect arrested in gas station robbery

The armed robbery happened about 12:30 in the afternoon at the Speedway on the 800th block of 8th Street. . (Pixabay)
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HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) A suspect has been arrested in a Friday armed robbery at a gas station in Huntington.

It happened about 12:30 p.m. at the Speedway on the 800th block of 8th Street on Friday.

Cabell County dispatchers told WSAZ a person went inside, took a case of beer, and showed cashiers a knife.

Huntington Police Chief Hank Dial says that officers responded immediately and took a suspect into custody. The suspect is being charged with armed robbery. A name has not been released.

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