Lexington County police and sheriff’s deputies are hunting a shotgun-wielding man in three armed robberies that took place last week.
The suspect, described only as a white male in a white Mazda pickup truck, committed all three robberies just minutes apart in the early morning hours of Dec. 2, police said.
The first robbery occurred at an ATM in the 3900 block of Platt Springs Road in Lexington County. The second took place in the parking lot of the Sonic restaurant at 312 Columbia Avenue. The third robbery happened in the Food Lion Parking Lot located at 742 West Main Street.
The second and third robberies occurred in the Town of Lexington. In all three robberies, the victim was a lone person.
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All three robberies targeted individuals in parking lots.
The unknown subject was wearing dark shorts and a long sleeve shirt.
Anyone with any information concerning the suspect or his vehicle should contact the Lexington Police Department at 803-359-6260, Lexington Sheriff’s Department at 803-785-8230 or Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME SC.