Wednesday, January 14, 2009
The Martinsburg Police Department received a call at 2:17am on Jan 11, 2009 for a robbery which had occurred at a residence located on S. Raleigh Street (the exact address is not being released at this time). Information was provided that the unknown suspects had entered wearing ski masks and displaying a handgun. Officers arrived and spoke with the victim Martin Merritt age 50 who said that he was missing several items from the residence and the suspects took his keys and his 1997 Cadillac Sedan. Officers were told that a B/M W/M and two females where involved in this robbery. At this time this investigation continues.