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Suspects sought for robbing liquor store, assaulting clerk in Williamsburg Co.

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WILLIAMSBURG COUNTY, SC (WCSC) -

Authorities in Williamsburg County are searching for two suspects who robbed a liquor store and assault the clerk. 

The armed robbery happened on Tuesday at 6:26 p.m. at the High Five Discount Liquor store on 1983 Thurgood Marshall Highway in Kingstree. 

According to investigators, two black males entered the store. 

"One suspect was partially masked, and armed with a handgun," officials with the Williamsburg County Sheriff's Office say."The suspects demanded the victim get on his knees, and struck him upon the head repeatedly."

Authorities say all the money from the cash register was taken.

"The victim had to seek medical treatment at an area hospital," sheriff's officials said. 

The Williamsburg County Sheriff’s Office is asking for anyone that has information concerning this incident please call 843-355-6381. 

The investigation into this incident is ongoing.  

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