Authorities look for suspects in attempted armed robbery of Marion County grocery store

Video from another camera shows the suspects fleeing after one of the suspects' gun reportedly discharged. (Source: Marion County Sheriff's Office)
Video from another camera shows the suspects fleeing after one of the suspects' gun reportedly discharged. (Source: Marion County Sheriff's Office)
Authorities say the suspects in an attempted armed robbery in Marion County left in a navy blue Jeep Renegade. (Source: Marion County Sheriff's Office)
Authorities say the suspects in an attempted armed robbery in Marion County left in a navy blue Jeep Renegade. (Source: Marion County Sheriff's Office)

MARION COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – Officials in Marion County are asking for the public's help in locating several people involved in the attempted armed robbery of a grocery store.

According to a press release from the Marion County Sheriff's Office, the incident happened on Dec. 11, 2017 at Britton's Neck Grocery in the Gresham community.

A store video reportedly shows one person enter the store while armed with a handgun. While inside, the gun discharged and the suspect ran out, the release stated.

The video also shows three other people outside of the store. They reportedly left in a navy blue Jeep Renegade.

Anyone with information is asked to call the MCSO at (843) 423-8216 or Crime Stoppers at (888) CRIMESC.

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