RICHLAND COUNTY, SC (WIS) - The Richland County Sheriff's Department is requesting the community's assistance in identifying a suspect wanted in connection to a robbery.
On August 9, at 3:30 a.m., deputies responded to a call from Sharpe Shoppe located on Blythewood Road in regards to a robbery. Deputies made contact with an employee who stated that a man entered the business and asked to purchase a cigar.
When the cashier opened the register to complete the transaction, the suspect jumped over the counter, stealing cash from the register before fleeing the scene.
If you have any information about this incident, you are urged to contact Crimestoppers by calling 1-888-CRIME SC (888-274-6372) or visiting www.midlandscrimestoppers.com or www.p3tips.com and click on the "submit a tip" tab. 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.