Darlington County deputies seek public's help in armed robbery

Darlington County Sheriff's Office deputies are asking for the public's assistance to identify a person wanted for questioning in connection with an armed robbery of a Family Dollar.

DARLINGTON, S.C. – The Darlington County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's assistance to identify a person wanted for questioning in connection with an armed robbery Thursday afternoon.

The armed robbery occurred at the Family Dollar in the Lydia community shortly before 3 p.m., according to a news release. According to witnesses, a black male entered the store with a shirt covering his face, shorts and flip flops and presented a handgun demanding money from the cashier.

Anyone who has any information is asked to contact Darlington County Sheriff’s investigators at 843-398-4501 or Crime Stoppers of the Pee Dee at 1-888-CRIME-SC or visit p3tips.com. You can also submit tips through a mobile app; text “DCSO” to 95577 for a link to download. You do not have to reveal your identity to leave information.

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