West Columbia, S.C. – Investigators with the West Columbia Police Department are turning to the public for assistance to help identify a suspect who robbed a restaurant in the city. In order to enlist the public's help, they are releasing still and video pictures taken during the incident.
On Sunday, December 22, 2019, a man approached an employee of Zaxby's located at 2320 Augusta Road. The employee had gone outside as a part of their work duties. The man approached the employee, presented a gun, and forced the employee back into the store. He then took an undisclosed amount of cash before fleeing.
Investigators are looking for any and all information in identifying the suspect in this case. If you have information call West Columbia Police Dept. at 803-794-0721 or Crime Stoppers at 1-888-CRIME SC (888-274-6372).