Baby blanket bandit robs store

The Dollar General store on Brown Road was robbed Sunday by a man wearing a baby blanket on his head.

An employee told deputies that the robber pointed a handgun at her and told her to open the cash register, a Richmond County Sheriff's report said.

The man took the cash drawer then fled. He is described as a black man, about 6-feet tall with a tatoo on his right arm and a medium build, the report said.



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