Armed robbery at 2nd Dollar General store in Greenville Co.

GREENVILLE CO., S.C. (WSPA) – Dispatchers say deputies responded Monday night to a reported armed robbery at Dollar General on Augusta Road around 8:30 p.m.

Dispatch says the suspect was described as a man wearing all black, a ski mask and armed with a gun.

They say the man robbed the business and then broke into a vehicle in the parking lot and stole items while a person was inside.

It was the second robbery at a Dollar General store in Greenville County on Monday.

The Greenville County Sheriff’s Office said an armed male wearing a Scream-style mask entered the Dollar General on Brushy Creek Road in Taylors around 7:15 a.m. Monday and demanded money for an employee.

It’s unknown if the incidents are connected.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers of Greenville at 864-23-CRIME.

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