North Augusta masked bandit sought

Sprays cashier with Mace when she tries to flee

NORTH AUGUSTA – Authorities are searching for a man in a Friday the 13th Halloween mask who robbed the Kangaroo Express Wednesday night  and then attacked a cashier.

 According to an incident report, the masked man entered the convenience store at 421 W. Martintown Road around 11:20 p.m. and demanded money. The cashier tried to run away but slipped and fell when she reached the door.

 She told authorities the masked man dragged her back to the cash register and again demanded the money. After loading up with cash, the bandit sprayed the cashier with Mace and then fled, police said.





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