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Man Accused Of Robbing 7-11 Near WVSP Detachment Arrested

Reported: Feb. 15, 2014 11:58 AM EST
Updated: Feb. 15, 2014 7:40 PM EST
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HAMLIN, W.Va. (Mamie Buoy) - A man is behind bars accused of robbing a convenience store beside of the West Virginia State Police detachment in Lincoln County.

Troopers say Michael Jeffers Jr. went into the 7-11 in Hamlin, told the cashier he had a gun and demanded money. They say Jeffers had his arm hidden in the sleeve of his jacket, so the worker couldn't tell if he actually had a weapon.

Jeffers then took off, but was later caught.

Nobody was hurt during the robbery.



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