Suspects Sought in Convenience Store Robbery

RICHLAND COUNTY, S.C. (WOLO) – Deputies with the Richland County Sheriff’s Department are searching for two suspects who they say were caught on camera robbing a local convenience store.

Authorities say the two armed suspects went to the Circle K gas station located at 7919 Parklane Road just before 3 a.m. on Monday, March 23 and demanded money from the store employee.

The suspects stole $240 and 15 packs of cigarettes, authorities say.

The victim was not injured.

The suspects are described as black males in their mid-20s, both wearing bandanas over their faces.

Citizens with information about the crime or the identity of the suspects are encouraged to contact CRIMESTOPPERS in any of the following ways: call toll-free, 888-CRIME-SC (888-274-6372), and mark the beginning of the message with “TIPSC,” followed by the tip information or go to: www.midlandscrimestoppers.com, and click on the “Submit a tip” tab.

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