Huntington man facing multiple robbery charges
HUNTINGTON, WV (WCHS/WVAH) —
A Huntington man is facing charges after police said he robbed a woman and two children at gunpoint.
Michael Rowe is charged with three counts of robbery.
Police said the victim and two children went to get a drink from a vending machine last month near their home on Buffington Street in Huntington.
Police said the victim noticed her sister standing outside of her home.
Police said Rowe, which is the sister's boyfriend, was inside putting items into his backpack.
Officers said when Rowe noticed the victim, he pulled out a handgun, pointed it at her and told her not to call the police.
Rowe was taken to the Western Regional Jail and bond was set at $150,000.