Two sought in N. Augusta holdup

Authorities are searching for two men who robbed The Big H Food Store at 631 E. Buena Vista Ave. in North Augusta at gunpoint late Saturday night.

According to a North Augusta Department of Public Safety incident report, the armed robbery occurred about 10:10 p.m. Employees were preparing to close the store when the two men entered. One pointed a gun at an employee and ordered him to go to the back of the store, where another employee was counting money. The man with the gun took $2,000, and the other man took a pack of cigarettes.

No one was injured.

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