Henry County man shot during armed robbery

AXTON, Va. (WDBJ7) - A man is recovering after he was shot during an armed robbery Saturday, according to the Henry County Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies were called to Image Improvement Barbershop in Axton around 1:41 p.m. for reports of a gunshot victim.

According to investigators, Craig Keen of Axton was held at gunpoint and robbed at the barbershop.

The suspect then fled the scene in a newer model SUV or hatchback style vehicle with a North Carolina plate.

Keen is being treated for a gunshot wound, but is expected to be okay.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Henry County Sheriff’s Office at 276-638-8751 or Crimestoppers at 276- 632-7463.