Robber with gun gets cash in Tuesday night holdup

Richmond County sheriff’s authorities are investigating an armed robbery that happened Tuesday night.

According to an Augusta 911 dispatcher, a man wearing a white T-shirt holding a black revolver, demanded and took an undisclosed amount of cash from the Discount Stop convenience store, 545 Sandbar Ferry Road.

No shots were fired and no injuries were reported during the 8:15 p.m. robbery, authorities said.



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