Video of attempted armed robbery at gas station released

Video of attempted armed robbery at gas station released

KERSHAW COUNTY, SC (WIS) - Kershaw County Sheriff's Deputies released a surveillance video of an attempted armed robbery to try to find the gunman.

Investigators say the man tried to rob the Young's Gas Station on Jefferson Davis Highway in Camden in the early morning hours of December 30, 2015.

A store employee was outside the store smoking a cigarette when he noticed the gunman coming his way. He managed to get inside and lock the door, but the suspect pointed a gun at him through the window. A customer who was outside the store was allowed to enter safely.

If you recognize the man in the video attached to this story, or if you know anything about the attempted robbery, contact Crimestoppers in any of the following ways: Call 1-888-CRIME SC (888-274-6372), Text TIPSC plus your tip info to CRIMES (274637), visit and email a tip. Your identity will be kept anonymous, and if your tip leads to an arrest, you could be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000.

Copyright 2016 WIS. All rights reserved.