UPDATE: 3 Men in Custody After Armed Robbery at Econo Lodge
Three men have been arrested in connection to an armed robbery at the Econo Lodge in Monongalia County.
Edward Fairley, 22, Oneil South, 38, and Logan Groft were arrested and charged with armed robbery and conspiracy to commit a felony.
Star City Police said the victim fled the scene but later called the police station and said the men took $400.
The Monongalia County Sheriff's Department arrested the men at the Pilot on Goshen Road.
Monongalia County law enforcement arrested at least one person involved in an armed robbery at the Econo Lodge on Monongahela Boulevard that happened around 2 p.m. Tuesday.
Star City Police Chief Vic Propst said one person at the Econo Lodge was robbed at gunpoint. That person was not a guest at the motel. Three people are believed to be involved in the robbery, who also fled from the scene.
The Monongalia County Sheriff's Department and West Virginia State Police assisted.
The Star City Police Department is investigating.
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