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An arrest is made after an attempted armed robbery in Beckley on Wednesday.

According to Beckley City Police, Jeffrey Stewart of Arnette turned himself in without incident. He is charged in the attempted burglary of a home on Christopher Drive around 8:15p.m.  

Police said Stewart attempted to steal firearms from the home. Officers credit a strong security system and their ability to set-up a quick perimeter to a fast arrest.

The Beckley City Police Department and State Police responded.

No injuries were reported.

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