2 sought after smashing, robbing Costco jewelry counter

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is searching for two suspects accused of robbing a local business Wednesday evening.

Approximately 7:40 p.m., deputies responded to Costco Wholesale, located off Riverwatch Parkway, in reference to two black suspects smashing the jewelry counter glass and taking an unknown amount of merchandise, according to a statement from Sgt. Glen Rahn.

The suspects were last seen leaving the scene in a white Buick Regal with North Carolina license plate #CHK8000.

More information is forthcoming.