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Robbery investigation underway

Updated: Monday, July 21 2014, 07:44 AM EDT

BROOKE COUNTY, W.Va - Police in Brooke County are searching for a man who robbed Uncle Pep's in Follansbee Saturday night around 10.

Police say a man brandished a knife to an employee taking a break outside of the store. The robber told the employee to enter the store and empty the register.

Surveillance video shows the robber taking the money and fleeing on foot.

Police believe the man headed south.

Officials describe the man as 6-foot, 200 pounds and was wearing a purple bandana pulled down over his face and a West Virginia University hoodie.

Anyone with information is urged to call the Brooke County Sheriff's Office.

Robbery investigation underway

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