West Virginia State Police responded to an armed robbery Sunday morning near Elkins, according to a news release from the state police.
At approximately 12:30 a.m., Tpr. M.J. Wilson of the Elkins Detachment responded to an armed robbery at Par-Mar located along US 33, near the city of Elkins, Randolph County.
According to state police, the robber entered the establishment, dressed in all black and wearing a black bandana that covered his face.
The robber brandished a small caliber revolver and demanded money from the store clerk, state police said.
The robber then took $301 in cash before fleeing the location on foot, according to the news release.
Anyone with information regarding this incident should call the Elkins Detachment of the W.Va. State Police, at 304-637-0200.