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State Police Arrest Man After Robbery in Marion County

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West Virginia State Police arrested a Bridgeport man after a robbery at the Red Roof Inn in White Hall on Tuesday evening.

Marion County 911 said it happened just before 10 p.m.

The White Hall Sheriff's Department said Scott Kirby, 38, alleged stole money from the motel on Spencer Drive after he threatened the clerk in the lobby and took the money from the cash register.

Kirby then fled the scene on a bicycle. State Police caught him near Pickup City, according to the sheriff's department.

The sheriff's department said Kirby was carrying pepper spray and a police baton when State Police arrested him.

Kirby is currently in the North Central Regional Jail