Deputies investigate armed robbery at Hephzibah convenience store

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By: Staff Email
Investigators are looking into a late-night robbery at a Hephzibah convenience store. (WRDW-TV)

Investigators are looking into a late-night robbery at a Hephzibah convenience store. (WRDW-TV)

Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013

HEPHZIBAH, Ga. (WRDW) -- Richmond County deputies are investigating a late-night armed robbery at a convenience store.

It happened at the McTeer Food and Fuel on the 4000 block of Windsor Spring Road.

Deputies got the call around 11:30 p.m.

A store employee told News 12 that a person came into the store and demanded cash from the register. The person then took a pack of cigarettes and left the scene. The clerk said the man was wearing a ski mask and had a tattoo on his left hand.

No one was injured in the incident.

The suspect is described as a light-skinned black male who was wearing all black, including a black ski mask and black sweatshirt.

This case is still under investigation and News 12 will update you with more information as it comes into our newsroom.

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