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Information sought in Family Dollar armed robbery

RIDGELAND, SC (WTOC) -

Authorities in the Lowcountry are asking for the public's help with information on an armed robbery investigation. 

Officials say a man armed with a handgun was hiding in the bushes outside the Family Dollar store on South Green Street in Ridgeland just before 10 p.m. Wednesday night. He then approached two employees who were standing outside and forced them back inside at gunpoint.

The suspect stole an undisclosed amount of cash before taking off.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Ridgeland Police.

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