Two Armed Robberies, Suspect(s) on Loose In Aiken

Photo of the suspect in a Thursday night armed robbery at an Aiken Domino's Pizza (left) and a the suspect in an armed robbery at a Kangaroo Express store in Aiken that happened a couple of hours after the first robbery. (Courtesy: Aiken Department of Public Safety)
Photo of the suspect in a Thursday night armed robbery at an Aiken Domino's Pizza (left) and a the suspect in an armed robbery at a Kangaroo Express store in Aiken that happened a couple of hours after the first robbery. (Courtesy: Aiken Department of Public Safety)

Aiken, SC (WJBF) – The Aiken Department of Public Safety is asking for your help in finding those responsible for two Armed Robberies that happened near each other in Aiken Thursday night.

Officers responded to the first Armed Robbery happened around 9:15 p.m. at the Kangaroo Express located 318 Hampton Avenue NW.

Just over two hours later, at 11:21 p.m., officers responded to an armed robbery at Domino’s Pizza, located at 1140 York Street NE.

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Upon their arrival, officers learned that a man entered the store armed with a silver handgun, demanded cash, and left on foot headed toward Crosland Park Apartments with an undetermined amount of cash. The Aiken Bloodhound Tracking Team has responded to assist with the investigation.

The suspect is described as wearing a burgundy hoodie, dark pants, dark shoes, black gloves or mittens, and a black bandana over his face.

At this time, investigators have not determined if the two robberies are related and both remain under investigation.

Anyone with information in these cases is urged to contact the Aiken Department of Public Safety at 803-642-7620 or Crime Stoppers of South Carolina at 888-CRIME-SC (888-274-6372).

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