FCSD seeks suspect in attempted armed robbery in Blair

FCSD seeks suspect in attempted armed robbery in Blair

BLAIR – Investigators with the Fairfield County Sheriff’s Office need your help identifying an attempted armed robbery suspect.

At approximately 9:00 p.m. on Friday, July 5, 2024, a masked man entered the Dollar General Store located on Newberry Road at Salem Crossroads in the Blair community armed with a handgun demanding money.

During the attempted robbery, the suspect struck the cashier with the handgun and then fled the store.

The incident and images of the suspect were captured on in-store video. Attached is a photograph of the suspect. Anyone with knowledge or information about the identity or location of the suspect is asked to contact Fairfield County Sheriff’s Office investigators at (803) 635-4141, the FCSO Hotline at (803) 815-4191 or [email protected]. You do not have to reveal your identity to leave information.