Aug. 2, 2019
Robbery at Cheraw Dollar General
The Cheraw Police Department is asking the public’s help in identifying and locating a man suspected of robbing the Dollar General store located at 522 Chesterfield Highway in Cheraw.
The robbery occurred at approximately 6:30 p.m. this evening. The suspect made it appear he wanted to purchase an item from the store. When the cashier opened the register, the suspect used force and intimidation to remove money from the register and then fled the scene.
The man is a black male, 5’ 5” to 5’ 10” tall, weighing approximately 145-175 pounds, 30-40 years old. He was wearing a blue shirt, a baseball style hat and blue jeans when he entered the store.
The Cheraw Police Department is offering a CASH REWARD for information leading to the arrest of the suspect. If you have any information about this case, contact Lt. James Henderson of the Cheraw Police Department at (843) 537-7868.
Callers can remain anonymous.
More information will be posted to Breaking News as details become available.
Read the full account in the Aug. 7 issue of The Link.