Moorefield CVS robbed at gunpoint

MOOREFIELD, W.Va. — A man who robbed CVS Pharmacy in Moorefield at gunpoint Saturday afternoon remained at large Monday, an investigator with the town's police department said.

In a news release, Moorefield Police Department Investigator Steven D. Reckart said the robber stole drugs and cash after entering the North Main Street store about 2 p.m.

"While in the store, employees were directed to sit down whereupon the suspect directed the druggist to put medications in a cloth bag ...," read the release. 

The robber was disguised by a wig, sunglasses and a bandanna over his face, police said. He also wore coveralls.

He fled the area in a black vehicle by traveling north on U.S. Route 220. The vehicle may have been parked in the Dollar General lot around the time of the incident.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 304- 530-1777.

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