YORK COUNTY, S.C. -- A man in a monkey mask is behind an armed robbery at a York County convenience store, according to the sheriff s office.

Deputies say he walked into The Kangaroo in the 2100 block of Ebenezer Road in Rock Hill around 9:30 p.m. Thursday.

The man, armed with a knife, allegedly took 25 rolls of pennies and the clerk s wallet. The woman pleaded with the suspect to return her debit card, at which point he gave it back to her and allegedly said, It s your lucky day. He then fled the store.

In addition to the mask, police say he was wearing a red shirt, black pants and red shoes.

Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers.

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