Duo snatches briefcase from liquor store

Police are searching for two people who took a briefcase with money inside from a Deans Bridge Road liquor store.

According to Richmond County sheriff’s Lt. Calvin Chew, two people entered Superstar Wine and Spirits, 3215 Deans Bridge Road, around 10:13 a.m.

An employee, who was in a walk-in cooler when the two subjects entered, told police he locked himself in the cooler for protection. The employee did not see a weapon.

Police said they took the employee’s briefcase that had an undisclosed amount of cash inside and fled the scene.

The K-9 unit is assisting with the search of the area.

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