On Wednesday, August 18, 2021, at 9:48 pm officers of the Greenville Police Department responded to 2932 Hwy 82 W at Alite Grocery for a possible armed robbery to the business.
Once on scene officers discovered a white male in a Pontiac Grand Prix parked in front of the store suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The victim had succumbed to his injuries. Officers also discovered that the business had also been robbed.
Officers with the Criminal Investigation Division learned that a black male wearing all dark clothing and a mask covering his face; shot the victim as he was sitting in his car and then entered the store demanding money from the clerk. The suspect then fled the scene running westbound from the store.
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