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.