Dollar General armed robbery


 Anderson County Sheriff’s Investigators investigating an armed robbery of the Dollar General store at 3309 Pelzer Highway, Easley. The robbery happened Friday night on Highway 8, or Easley Highway, in the Three and Twenty community According to reports the robber brandished a silver handgun and demanded the clerk give him the money from the register. After taking an undisclosed amount of cash, the suspect left on the store on foot. No one was hurt and no shots were fired.

The male 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.

 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. (Photo by David Rogers)