Wheeling police investigating armed robbery in downtown Wheeling

Wheeling police are investigating an armed robbery in downtown Wheeling.

It happened just after 2 o’clock on Friday morning near Heritage Port.

The victim told officers he was outside the Windsor Manor apartment complex when a man approached him, and told him to empty his pockets. The suspect was wielding a knife.

The robber got away with an undisclosed amount of cash and fled toward 7-Eleven on Market Street.

He is described as white, in his mid-30s, about 6 feet tall, a thin build, clean shaven with a trimmed mustache.

If you have any information on the crime, you are urged to call the Wheeling Police Department, or our anonymous Crimebusters Tipline at 1-800-862-BUST.

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