Morgantown woman arrested following armed robbery at Dunkin’ Donuts

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MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – A Morgantown woman is facing an armed robbery charge after deputies said she approached a cashier at a Dunkin’ Donuts, demanded money and claimed she had a gun.

On May 26, deputies with the Monongalia County Sheriff’s Department arrived at the Dunkin’ Donuts on Chestnut Ridge to investigate a reported armed robbery.

The cashier told deputies that a woman approached the counter with a bag and claimed it contained a firearm, according to a criminal complaint. The cashier said the woman then threatened the employees and demanded money, deputies said. After receiving the money from the cashier, the woman fled the scene, according to deputies.

The woman was later identified as Donna Simpson, 38, of Morgantown. Simpson has been charged with second degree armed robbery, according to court documents.

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