Aiken police looking for armed robber



Aiken police are searching for a man who robbed Approved Cash Advance at gunpoint Wednesday morning.

At 10:10 a.m., the robber, dressed in black with a camouflage scarf, demanded cash from an employee at the business at 1010 York St. and ran away with the cash, an Aiken Department of Public Safety news release said.

The Aiken County Sheriff’s Office Bloodhound Team was called in to assist.

The bandit was described only as black, tall and skinny. Police have not been able to determine whether he fled on foot or in a vehicle.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Margaret Moore at (803) 642-7684 or Crimestoppers at (888) CRIME-SC.



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