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Posted on: August 21, 2018

Armed Robbery at Spinx on S. Pleasantburg Drive.

2018-08-18 Spinx Armed Robbery Suspect

This morning at approximately 5:30 a.m., Greenville Police Communications (911) was contacted regarding an armed robbery at the Spinx Convenience Store located at 461 South Pleasantburg Drive. A store employee told officers that a subject entered the building and demanded money.

The subject had his hand in the front of his jacket, implying he had a weapon, and reportedly threatened to harm the employee if she didn’t give him money. The suspect left with an undisclosed amount of money and fled on foot to the right-side of the building.

The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 5’10” tall with an average build, around 30 years of age. He was wearing a tan color hoodie, black and red checkerboard pajama pants, and an ace bandage around his face.

An image of the suspect is attached to this release (to the right).

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of this individual or having information regarding this incident is asked to call Greenville Crime Stoppers at 23-CRIME (864-232-7463).

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