Wheeling armed robbery suspect sentenced

Crimes and Courts

A man accused of committing two armed robberies in two days received his sentence Wednesday afternoon.

Robert Eugene Bertrand, 41, has entered a guilty plea for two counts of robbery.

Bertrand was responsible for the armed robbery of the Family Dollar in Center Wheeling, and then the attempted armed robbery of the Wheeling Inn Motel in October 2017.

Bertrand has been sentenced to five to 18 years for each count. This means he faces no less than 10 years and no more than 36 years.

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