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UPDATE: Suspect arrested in Mercer County armed robbery

BLUEWELL (WVVA) -- Police have a suspect in custody following an armed robbery in Mercer County Sunday night.

Late Sunday night, troopers arrested Christopher Small, 24, of Bluefield.  They located Small's Ford Taurus off Rt. 20 in Bluewell.

Dispatchers said the call came into the Dollar General on Coal Heritage Road in Bluewell around 7p.m.

According to 911 operators, that's when Small came into the store, produced a handgun and demanded money.

No injuries were reported.

Small is being charged with armed robbery, brandishing a weapon and transporting stolen property.

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