Bystander helps take down armed robber in Spartanburg

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (WSPA) – A person has been arrested after robbing a convenience store on E. Main St., near the corner of Drayton Rd., according to the Spartanburg Police Department.

The suspect robbed the Kangaroo Express and was armed with a knife, police say.

The incident happened at about 10:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Police say a bystander helped take down the suspect.

The stolen money has been recovered.

We will update this article as soon as more information becomes available.

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