The Richland County Sheriff’s Department is looking for the suspect in two weekend armed robberies at Columbia businesses.
Sunday, the suspect showed a handgun and demanded money, first at a Dollar General, 6322 Monticello Road, around 8:30 p.m. then about 15 minutes later at a Circle K, 2220 Broad River Road, Sheriff Leon Lott said in a news release. The suspect fled both businesses with an undisclosed amount of money.
The suspect, captured on surveillance video, was as a black man wearing blue pants, a gray hoody, sunglasses, and a black hat, Lott said. The suspect fled in a black pickup truck.
Anyone with information should call CrimeStoppers, (888) CRIME-SC.