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Duo robs Pike Co. gas station

A Pike County gas station was the scene of an armed robbery Sunday evening. According to Kentucky State Police, Post 9 in Pikeville received a call from a clerk at the Virgie Marathon reporting a robbery at the business. Information obtained from KSP officials at the scene of the crime indicates that a male wearing a white hooded sweatshirt and a black stocking over his face entered the business and approached the clerk. The unidentified male reportedly brandished a weapon and demanded money. According to KSP officials, a second subject, wearing a dark colored hooded jacket and black stocking over his face, remained outside near the gas pumps.

Filed under: Pike Co. | Police investigate | Violent crimes | Robbery


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