West Virginia State Police on Tuesday said the man shot by a Parkersburg Police officer died.
The state police issued the following release.
Vienna, West Virginia On Tuesday, January 14, 2014, at approximately 12:57pm, the West Virginia State Police and other law enforcement officers in Wood and surrounding counties responded to an attempted robbery at the Toys R Us store in Vienna, West Virginia. One male suspect was shot by a Parkersburg Police Officer at the scene. The suspect died as a result of his wound. Two accomplices escaped on foot. The two suspects were described as follows: One (1) tall white male, early 20's, with brown hair and a blue shirt and one (1) white female with blond hair worn in a bun.
Anyone with information concerning these two suspects is requested to contact law enforcement immediately. The West Virginia State Police Crime Scene Response Team is processing the scene and further information will be released as it becomes available.