Kroger hit by armed robber

BLYTHEWOOD – A suspect wanted in connection with a strong-armed robbery at about 2:20 a.m. on May 22, rammed a grocery cart into an employee and ran from the store with a cart full of items from the Kroger store on Roberts Branch Parkway just off Killian Road.

The Richland County Sheriff’s Department is asking for the community’s help in identifying the suspect, who was recorded on a surveillance camera fleeing the store (view video here) with approximately $100 worth of goods in a grocery cart.

If you have any information about this incident, please contact Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME SC (888-274-6372).