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UPDATE: Suspect sought in Raleigh Co. robbery

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GLEN DANIEL (WVVA) - Police in Raleigh County are seeking a man who allegedly robbed a Glen Daniel business at gunpoint Tuesday morning.

Authorities responded to reports of an armed robbery at the Family Dollar off Route 3 in Glen Daniel around 9:30 a.m.

The suspect allegedly brandished a gun to a store employee and demanded money. The worker complied and the suspect left the store.

A store associate describes the suspect as a white male, about 6' tall, medium build, wearing a blue hoodie and jeans.

A K9 unit was called to the scene to track the suspect. Police believe the suspect walked around to the back of the store before leaving the scene in a vehicle.

The Raleigh County Sheriff's Department is investigating.

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