MARTINSBURG, W.Va. ? Berkeley County Sheriff's deputies are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at approximately 11:44 p.m. Monday at the BP Gas Station/ROCS store on West King Street in Martinsburg.
A white male entered the store and demanded money from the clerk. The man told the clerk that he would not hurt her if she gave him the money from the register. The clerk complied with the man's demands by giving him money. The man then left the store.
Sheriff's deputies responded to the scene within minutes and searched the area for the suspect but were unable to locate him. Sgt. B.F. Hall of the criminal investigations division was called to the scene to assist with the case.
The man was described as being white, approximately 35-40 years old with a medium build, approximately 5 feet 5 inches tall. He was wearing a green camouflage jacket, blue jeans, and white tennis shoes/sneakers.