Robbers wanted in two counties

Columbia County authorities are looking for two men they say robbed a convenience store near Interstate 20 at gunpoint Saturday and possibly an Augusta store two days before.

At about 10:30 p.m., the men walked into the Fuel Express at 4086 Jimmie Dyess Parkway in Grovetown, drew semi-automatic pistols and demanded money from the cashier, according to a Columbia County Sheriff’s Office incident report. The cashier gave the robbers an undisclosed amount of cash.

The robbers were described as black men wearing camouflage jackets and dark pants, hats and shoes, according to the report.

One of the robbers was involved in the armed robbery of the BP station at 2061 Gordon Highway in Augusta on Thursday, authorities confirmed.

Anyone with information about the men or their whereabouts should call the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office at (706) 541-2800.