Wylliesburg store robbed at gunpoint

Published 11:22 am Tuesday, March 24, 2020

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The Dollar General Store in Wylliesburg, located on Hebron Church Road just off of Highway 360, was robbed at gunpoint around 10 p.m. on Monday, March 23.

According to the Charlotte County Sheriff’s Department, clerks were in the store at the time two suspects armed with handguns and wearing face masks entered the store and held clerks at gunpoint.  

There was an unknown amount of cash taken. 

The suspect fled the store in an unknown direction of travel.

The Charlotte County Sheriff Department is seeking information regarding this crime and offering a reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspects.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Charlotte County Sheriff’s Department at (434) 542-5141 and ask to speak to an investigator.

This is a developing story. Stay with The Charlotte Gazette for more updates