Customer killed while armed robbery suspects fled - WIS News 10 - Columbia, South Carolina |
Sheriff Anthony Dennis says three males wearing ski masks entered the Money Saver on Lyches River Road and started shooting. The suspects took an undetermined amount of money from the store.
Dennis also says the suspects shot two customers as they were fleeing the scene and one of those customers was killed. The victim was identified as 27-year-old Jayshawn Thompson.Pretty bold. It's a jungle out there.The sheriff's office says 24-year-old Arris Smalls of Coward was shot in the shoulder as he walked into the gas station.
Deputies say Smalls fell on the ground outside, and Thompson helped him into a car. They drove away but got stuck in a ditch. Deputies say the robbers came to the car and pulled Thompson out of it. Thompson was shot during a struggle and the suspects ran away with an unknown amount of money.