Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

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June 19, 2013

West Virginia man arrested for bank robbery

FLATWOODS — A West Virginia man has been arrested and charged with the robbery at the PNC Bank here on Tuesday afternoon.

Billy Joe Fox of Man, W.Va., was arrested on Wednesday morning along with a possible accomplice in Logan County by the West Virginia State Police.

The PNC Bank branch in the 2200 block of Argillite Road was held up just before 4:30 p.m.

West Virginia State Police said Fox has been arrested on a robbery warrant out of Greenup County. State Police are questioning another person in connection with the case.

Officers from the West Virginia State Police, Kentucky State Police, Russell, Grayson, Raceland and Bellefonte had an all-night search for the suspect after a warrant was issued.

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