Augusta County law enforcement reported a man armed with a gun and knife robbed the Churchville Tastee Freez late Friday night, according to reporter Brad Zinn at the Staunton News Leader (see Tastee Freez robbed in Churchville). The ice cream eatery, located in Augusta County west of Staunton at the intersection of Rt. 250 and Rt. 42, is popular with locals as well as tourists who travel that route to campgrounds and hiking trails in the nearby mountains.
No further details were available early Saturday morning.