A local man has been arrested in the Monday armed robbery of a convenience store in Heath Springs.
The Lancaster County Sheriff's Office has charged Herbert Lamont Southern, 22, 343 S. College St., Heath Springs, with armed robbery and possession of a weapon during a violent crime. He was arrested Wednesday.
Southern is believed to have held up the Swami Mart on South Main Street shortly before 10 p.m. Monday. A man entered the store armed with a black pistol and fired a shot in the ceiling, according to reports.