On Monday, April 28, 2008, at 1630hrs., officers from the Martinsburg Police Department responded to the Family Dollar, located at Old Courthouse Square in Martinsburg WV for an Armed Robbery that had just occurred.
During the incident, a white male and a white female had entered the store and approached the cashier. The male demanded money from the cashier and displayed a firearm from underneath a hooded sweatshirt. The cashier placed the register on the counter, where the female removed an undisclosed amount of money. Both the male and female then left the store and fled to a vehicle, where they left the area towards Edwin Miller Boulevard.
The vehicle that the suspects fled in was described as a grey, older style passenger vehicle with Maryland registration. Suspect 1 is described as a white male, blue eyes and being in his 20’s, He was wearing a dark in color hooded sweatshirt, a dark hat, jeans and having a firearm in his possession. Suspect 2 is described as a female with blue eyes, dark hair and being approximately 5’2 and 120lbs. She was described as wearing a dark in color hooded sweatshirt, dark pajama pants and a dark hat.
Anyone with information regarding this armed robbery should contact Crime Solvers at 304-267-4999 or the Martinsburg Police Department at 304-264-2100.