WNRR Augusta – (ACSO News Release)
Aiken, SC. , June 13 – The Aiken County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a man, who robbed a Hephzibah man at gunpoint Thursday night in a bathroom at Carolina Dragway, .
The victim is identified as Eric Raymond, .
About 11:30 p.m., a man walked up behind the victim, shoved a handgun in the victim’s back and demanded his wallet. He then struck the victim in the head several times with the firearm, grabbed the wallet from a side pocket and ran out of the building.
Raymond chased the attacker and found the subject crouched next to a vehicle thumbing through the victim’s wallet. The victim jumped on the subject and wrestled his wallet away from the man. He also ripped the shirt right off the man’s back. The attacker then ran off into some nearby woods.
The Aiken Bloodhound Tracking Team responded and searched the immediate area.
Gender: Male Race: Black Age: 30s Height: 5’8” Weight: 150-160 Hair: Black Eyes: Brown Clothing: Black bandana, black shirt, shorts
Anyone with information on the identity and whereabouts of this individual is asked to contact the Aiken County Sheriff’s Office: . Individuals also should call Crimestoppers of the Midlands at its new toll-free, statewide number: (888) CRIME-SC. Callers can remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward of between $50 and $1000.