DARLINGTON, S.C. (WBTW) — Darlington County deputies are investigating a Thursday armed robbery, according to the sheriff’s office.

At about 2:30 p.m., an armed male entered Advance America Cash Advance in the 300 block of Lamar Highway with a gun and demanded money, according to the sheriff’s office.

The male left the area in a burgundy Chevrolet Malibu, according to deputies. A burgundy Malibu is also a suspect vehicle in an armed robbery in Florence that happened 35 minutes earlier. Florence police said the suspects in the Florence robbery were also involved in a robbery at a check cashing place in Darlington County.

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