Columbia, SC (WLTX)- An unknown armed suspect robbed the Family Dollar on Leesburg Road on Saturday Night according to Columbia Police Department.
The victim tells CPD that the armed suspect demanded money from the registers.
The robber stole money and left the store on foot. CPD searched for the suspect along with K9 member, but the man got away.
CPD says the victim describes the armed robber as a black male, wearing all black, a black bandana over his face, black pants, black shirt, and a black cap.
CPD is working to develop leads from video surveillance that will aid the investigation.
Chief Santiago encourages citizens with information about the crime, to call CRIMESTOPPERS at 1-888-CRIME-SC.