Officers of the Morgantown Police Department responded to an armed robbery call in the Huntington Bank lot at Pleasant and Chestnut Streets at 2:50 am this date. Within seconds, several people were located and detained there. The investigation revealed that four people were just robbed of property and cash by a man who pointed a shotgun at them and an accomplice. The shotgun was located and collected at the scene. The victims’ property was located in the possession of two of the detained males and recovered. Those two males were also positively identified as the robbers by two of the victims.
Jeffery Ray Dulaney, Jr., a 21 year old from Marianna, Pennsylvania, was arrested and charged with four counts of Robbery in the First Degree. Jamal Anthony Younger, a 22 year old from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, was also arrested and charged with four counts of Robbery in the First Degree. They remain in the custody of the Morgantown Police Department at the time of this release. They will be arraigned in the Monongalia County Magistrate Court this morning. No one was injured in this crime, which is still under investigation. Anyone with information about it should call.
The Morgantown Police Department is committed to its goal of eliminating crime in our city. Citizens are encouraged to become a “Partner in Policing” by reporting suspected criminal activity to the Morgantown Police Department Switchboard at (304) 284-7522. If you need immediate police attention or a crime is in progress call 911.
Authority – First Sergeant M.D. Solomon