Suspect wanted in multiple Aiken Co. attempted robberies

Suspect wanted in multiple Aiken Co. attempted robberies
Aiken County attempted robbery suspect (source: Aiken County Sheriff's Office)

AIKEN COUNTY, SC (WFXG) - The Aiken County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help identifying a suspect wanted for 2 attempted robberies.

Just after 4 a.m. on May 18, the suspect pictured in this article entered the Circle K on Old 96 Indian Trail Road near Batesburg and demanded money. At around 4:30 a.m. the same morning, the same man attempted to rob EnMarket Convenience Store on Edgefield Highway in Aiken. A witness told investigators he fled the scene in a light-colored vehicle.

The suspect is described as a white middle-aged man with a medium complexion. He was last seen wearing a tan boonie hat, stained dark pants, and a white Nike pullover shirt. Investigators believe he may be responsible for other robberies in the CSRA.

If you have any information about the suspect, please contact the Aiken County Sheriff's Office at 803-648-6811 or CrimeStoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.

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