Columbia Dollar General robbed for second time in 2 months

Published: Aug. 5, 2016 at 12:31 AM EDT|Updated: Aug. 5, 2016 at 10:13 AM EDT
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(Source: WISTV)
(Source: WISTV)

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - The Columbia Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that happened on Thursday at a Dollar General Store.

The robbery happened shortly after 7 p.m. at the store located at 5807 North Main Street. This same store was robbed last month.

CPD says the suspect fled on foot after the robbery. No description has been released yet on the suspect.

If you know anything about this robbery or the one last month, 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.

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