Man tells police armed robber took wallet and ring from him

A 20-year-old North Augusta man told police he was robbed at gunpoint while walking home from a grocery store Saturday night.

A North Augusta Department of Public Safety incident report says the man was walking through the Plaza Place Apartments at about 7:50 p.m. when he heard a noise behind him. When the man turned around, he saw a man wearing a black hoodie and a gray shirt over his face. The robber pointed a gray small-caliber revolver at the man and demanded his wallet and a ring. The man gave both items to the robber, and the robber ran away.

The man told police there was no money in the wallet.



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