Man arrested for robbing Dollar General store

DORCHESTER COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Authorities have arrested a 23-year-old man for robbing a Dollar General store in Dorchester County.

The Dorchester County Sheriff's Office has charged Rashad Dingle with strong armed robbery. It all started last Thursday morning at the store on 3728 Ashley Phosphate Rd.

According to investigators, the suspect came into the store and went to purchase a Starburst pack. When the clerk opened her register, deputies say the suspect told her to empty the register.

The suspect then grabbed the money, reached into the register to get more then ran out of the store, investigators report.

After reviewing the surveillance video, it was determined that the suspect spoke to another person in the store. Authorities say they spoke to that person who was able to provide the suspect's name and description.

Dingle was released on $50,000 bond.

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