UPDATE: Law Enforcement Investigating Armed Robbery in Bruceton Mills
The Preston County Sheriff's Department responded to a report of an armed robbery just before 1 p.m. Tuesday at the WesBanco at 400 Morgantown Street in Bruceton Mills.
The suspect is described as a thin white man who is between 5'10'' to 6' tall, wearing a gray long sleeve t-shirt, black athletic pants with white stripes, a John Cena ball cap and work gloves. The suspect fled from the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash. Law enforcement is looking for a late model Black Durango as a vehicle of interest. The Bruceton Elementary School, across the street from the bank, was closed briefly.
The suspect was last seen fleeing from the bank and driving in a Black Dodge Durango, heading west on West Vriginia Route 73.
Several leads have developed and are currently being investigated.
The West Virginia State Police and the Preston County Sheriff's Department urge anyone with information to contact the Preston County Sheriff's Department at 304-329-1611.
350 Quarrier Street
Charleston, WV 25301
Main (304) 343-1313
Fax (304) 343-6138