Deputies searching for suspect in armed robbery at Family Dollar

Deputies searching for suspect in armed robbery at Family Dollar
(Source: Live 5)

DORCHESTER COUNTY, S.C. (WCSC) - Deputies are searching for a suspect who was involved in an armed robbery at a Family Dollar on Ashley Phosphate.

On Monday night at 9:57 p.m., deputies with the Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office responded to the location on 3974 Ashley Phosphate Rd.

Employees said the suspect bought some merchandise then pulled out a gun and told the cashier to give him all the money.

After taking the money, the suspect left the business.

Employees described the suspect as a black male, 5′10″ tall, and wearing a green knit hat and a dark colored hoodie with a gray mask.

Anyone with information is asked to call police or Crime Stoppers at (843) 554-1111.

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