Two arrested, third sought in connection to early morning robbery

Local - 1/29/2013 2:09 PM by Nadine Grimley
Two men are arrested and a third is on the run after a robbery at a lottery parlor early Tuesday morning.

It happened at the Venus Lounge on Robert C. Byrd Drive in Crab Orchard at around 3:20 A.M.  Two Sheriff's Deputies were patrolling the area when they saw a white man running from the business.  The officers caught up with Roland Suttle, 32, of Sophia, and said they found a plastic bag containing and undisclosed amount of money and a makeshift mask.  Through their investigation they also arrested Jeffery Fink, 53, of Sophia, for his involvement.  The two are charged with robbery and conspiracy to commit a felony.  Both men are lodged in Southern Regional Jail, each on $100,000 bond.

The Raleigh County Sheriff's Office also has warrants out on a third suspect, Kenneth Meadors, 29, of the Sophia area, for his part in the incident.  Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact the Sheriff's Office or Crime Stoppers.


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