Aiken, SC (31 January 2020, 2:40 pm) – Investigators are seeking the public’s assistance on any information that would lead to identifying these robbery suspects. Early yesterday morning on January 30th around 2:25 am, a strong arm robbery took place at 2645 Columbia Hwy N. (Circle K). After two suspects entered the store and approached the counter, one of them jumped over the counter, pushed the clerk to the ground and stole money from the register. Both suspects ran from the store in the direction of the Interstate. They were described as a 2 Black males, with one wearing a black t-shirt, jeans and a black baseball hat and the other wearing black/grey hoodie with jeans. The clerk was transported in stable condition to an area hospital for medical treatment.
Late evening on January 30th, around 9:21 pm, a robbery suspect entered the store located at 2822 Edgefield Hwy (Dollar General), brandishing a handgun and demanded money from the store clerk. After the suspect was handed the money, he fled the store through the front door. Witnesses described the armed suspect as a Black male wearing a blue hooded jacket, black pants, white shirt and white shoes. The suspect was also wearing a mask.
If anyone has any information on this case or the identity of any suspects, we ask them to contact the Aiken County Sheriff’s Office at (803) 648-6811. You can provide information anonymously through Midlands Crime Stoppers. Your tip could earn you a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest of the person(s) responsible for any crime.
Phone tip-1-888-CRIME-SC (888-274-6372)
Web tip- www.midlanscrimestoppers.com and click Submit a Tip.
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