Armed Robber Flees Scene of Dogwood Trucks Stop
COOPER COUNTY - Deputies are investigating an armed robbery at a truck stop along I-70, according to the Cooper County Sheriff's Office.
Shortly before 7:30 p.m., the suspect went to the Dogwood Truck Stop at the junction of I-70 and Highway 135. He was wearing a ski mask at the time, and threatened the attendant and forced her to open the cash register.The man fled with a small amount of cash before deputies responded.
Any witnesses are encouraged to call the Cooper County Sheriff's Office at (660) 882-2771.
[Editor's Note: This story will be updated as more information is released.]