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1 arrested, 2 wanted in Raleigh County home invasion

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Vernon Shahiem Robinson Vernon Shahiem Robinson
RALEIGH COUNTY, WV (WVVA) -

One man has been arrested in connection with home invasion in Stanaford.

Deputies with the Raleigh County Sheriff's Office responded to a burglary call at 7:28 p.m. Thursday at a residence on Hoist Road.

According to witnesses, three men entered the residence and demanded drugs and money from the homeowner. Two of the suspects were armed. A woman and a juvenile were "struck in the head with the weapons." One person was able to flee to a neighbor's house and call for help.

The two armed men took off in a vehicle. The third suspect ran from the scene. He was later caught by deputies. 

Vernon Shahiem Robinson, 21, was charged with burglary, conspiracy, and fleeing on foot from law enforcement. He was taken to Southern Regional Jail 

Deputies are still looking for the two armed men. 

Witnesses told investigators that a PlayStation was stolen during the ordeal.

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