Crime & Courts

Deputies investigate convenience store break-in

Richland County sheriff's deputies are working to identify two people who broke into the Evergreens convenience store Oct. 18 on Broad River Road.

They entered through a side door by breaking the glass and stole cigarettes and beer, a sheriff's department news release said.

They also attempted to break into an ATM machine with a sledgehammer during the 1:30 a.m. incident, the release said. Anyone with information can call Crimestoppers at (888) CRIME-SC.

- Lee Higgins