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FIRST ON 59: Man Caught After Armed Robbery

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David Lee Adkins of Beckley was arrested after he allegedly committed armed robbery at the Mignon on Ritter Drive in Daniels on Wednesday night.

An employee says a man wearing a ski mask entered with a butcher knife and demanded money.

He then left the scene in a vehicle with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Raleigh County Sheriff's Deputies told us they then located the vehicle by description and performed a traffic stop.

They said Adkins attempted to run away, but was caught.

The money was recovered, and Adkins was charged with armed robbery.

He is now being held in the Southern Regional Jail.