(08/24/2011)
LOTTERY STORE ROBBED - An armed robbery suspect was arrested by Parkersburg police after a foot chase.

Charles Jason Hoffman, 36, was arrested at gunpoint during the early morning hours after an alleged armed robbery at City Perk.

Police say Hoffman threatened the clerk and patrons with a loaded handgun after he played a lottery game. He reportedly threatened to "shoot the place up."

Police said 'bath salts' were found on his person.

BARBOURSVILLE CREDIT UNION HELD-UP - Police are searching for a man who robbed the First Priority Federal Credit Union on U.S. Route 60.

Police say the man walked up to the counter, showed a gun in his waistband and demanded cash.

He got away with an undisclosed amount of money.

MORGANTOWN STABBING - Police in Morgantown are investigating the 3 a.m. stabbing of a 24 year old man who was stabbed in the neck.

Police have determined a suspect and have video of the incident. The suspect had fled the scene by the time police arrived.


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