Robbery reported at Hephzibah gas station

Richmond County sheriff’s investigators are searching for a man who robbed a Deans Bridge Road gas station in Hephzibah on Sunday night.


According to Lt. Blaise Dresser, a man with a bandana covering his face entered Polo Food Store, 4002 Deans Bridge Road, shortly after 10 p.m. and demanded cash at gunpoint.

After receiving money from the register, the bandit fled the scene.

He is described as black, 130-150 pounds and about 5 feet 6 inches tall. At the time of the robbery he was wearing a camouflage jacket, dark shorts and black and white tennis shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office at (706) 821-1020.




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