RCSD: Man wanted in connection with armed robbery of tire store

RCSD: Man wanted in connection with armed robbery of tire store
(Source: Richland County Sheriff's Department)

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WIS) - The Richland County Sherriff’s Department is asking for community assistance to help locate a man wanted in connection with the armed robbery of a tire store.

The incident occurred on January 9 around 4:45 p.m.

Officials say the man entered Cruz Tires on the 7300 block of Parkland Road and brandished a handgun. The man hen told employees that he was not paying for a tire.

The man left the store with the stolen merchandise. Officials say he fled the scene in a red four-door vehicle.

Anyone with information about the identity of the suspect is urged to contact Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.

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