Man robs Highway 1 Circle K

May 18, 2007

NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C.---The Circle K on Highway 1 across from Taylor Toyota was robbed this morning.

Aiken County deputies tell News 12 a man entered the store, waited until all other customers had left, and then demanded money. He showed the clerk a handgun that was in the waistband of his pants.

The clerk complied, and the robber left with an undisclosed amount of money. Deputies believe he was driving a silver Ford Taurus. He was last seen heading towards Augusta.

The man is described as a white male, 39-41 years old, 6' tall and 190 pounds, bald, wearing a black T-shirt and black sweat pants.