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UPDATE: Fairmont Police Investigating Convenience Store Robbery

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Courtesy: Fairmont Police Department Courtesy: Fairmont Police Department
Courtesy: Fairmont Police Department Courtesy: Fairmont Police Department
Courtesy: Fairmont Police Department Courtesy: Fairmont Police Department
Courtesy: Fairmont Police Department Courtesy: Fairmont Police Department

Fairmont Police are investigating an armed robbery at a convenience store on Monday night.

It happened just after 11:30 p.m. at the Mountaineer Mart on Locust Avenue.

Police said the robber entered the store, brandished a handgun and demanded money and cigarettes from the clerk. The robber then fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash and cigarettes.

No injuries were sustained during the robbery, according to police.

The robber was described as a white male with red or auburn hair, police said.

If you have any information regarding the robbery, contact Detective E.P. Hudson at 304-366-2217 or 304-366-4200.