Authorities are charging a gunman with armed robbery after he stole money and jewelry from a clerk late Wednesday at the Dollar General in Lancaster County, SC.

As the clerk was closing the store around 10 p.m., the man entered the store on Pageland Highway with a handgun and demanded money from the cash register along with her personal jewelry, according to a release from Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office.

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