Man Wanted After Armed Robbery at Kanawha County Residence


KANAWHA COUNTY, WV – A man is wanted after an armed robbery at a residence in Kanawha County.

The armed robbery was reported on the 100 block of Marshall Avenue in Institute at around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday.

According to dispatchers, the home was robbed by a suspect described as a black male wearing a white shirt. The suspect did brandish a weapon during the burglary.

It is not known what was taken during the robbery. No injuries were reported.

The male suspect reportedly fled in a silver vehicle and was heading toward the Kanawha River.

The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the crime.

We will update this story with more information as soon as we receive it.

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