1/2/2014 7:43 AM
by Rebecca Turco
DANIELS - A Beckley man is behind bars
following a reported armed robbery Wednesday in Raleigh County.
David Lee Adkins, 33, is charged with
The incident happened at the Mignon on
Ritter Drive in Daniels, according to Corporal W. R. Killen. Killen said
according to an employee, a man entered the establishment wearing a ski mask,
brandished a butcher knife and demanded money. The offender then fled the scene
in a vehicle with an undisclosed amount of cash.
Deputies located the vehicle by
description and performed a traffic stop, at which time Adkins attempted to
flee on foot, according to Killen. Adkins was apprehended and the money was
Adkins is being held in Southern