Police Investigate Armed Robbery In Martinsburg

The business was robbed by man with handgun.

MARTINSBURG, WV (DG)-The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an armed robbery that happened on Valentine’s Day.

Police responded to Lynn’s Lounge on Monroe Street in Martinsburg shortly after 9 PM for reports of an armed robbery.

Investigators say a man entered the business, displayed a small black handgun, and demanded money from the register. The suspect is described as average height, middle-aged, with a heavy build. He was wearing a leather jacket, winter hat, tan pants, dark shoes, and had a blue or gray scarf covering his face.

Police asking anybody with the information on this robbery or suspect to call.

By:  Dianah Gibson