Petro River Oil Corp.(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter.)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation or organization)
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55 5th Avenue, Suite 1702, New York, New York 10003
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
Petro River Oil Corp. ("the Company") today issued a press release announcing that drilling has been completed at the Woodburn Forest-1 well in Larne Basin, Northern Ireland. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
See Exhibit Index.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: June 17, 2016
||/s/ Scot Cohen
|Name: Scot Cohen
|Title: Executive Chairman
Press Release dated June 17, 2016