Deputies ask help to identify robbery suspect


Anderson County Sheriff’s Investigators are asking the public’s assistance to identify a white male responsible for the armed robbery of the Dollar General store in the Three & Twenty community. According to reports, on Friday, July 29, at approximately 9:50 p.m., a lone white male entered the Dollar General at 3309 Pelzer Highway, Easley, brandished a silver handgun and demanded the clerk give him the money from the register.

The suspect was clad in khaki trousers, a blue hoodie and a cammo University of Georgia cap.  He was also wearing a blue bandanna which covered his face. After taking an undisclosed amount of cash, the robber left on the store on foot.

No one was hurt and no shots were fired.

Anyone with information regarding the identity of this felon is asked to contact the Anderson County Sheriff’s Office at (864) 260-4400 or Anderson Area Crime Stoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC. All names and information given to Crime Stoppers is anonymous and confidential and if your tip leads to an arrest you could be eligible for a cash reward.

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