A Gray Court man has been charged with armed robbery in connection to an incident at the Exxon gas station on Highway 14 I that city on Saturday.

At approximately noon, deputies responded to a call regarding a male subject who entered the store and approached the counter, then presented a knife and demanded money. After obtaining the money, the subject then ran out of the store and left on foot in the direction of Laurens.

After receiving tips, the subject was identified as Crerousia Smith, who was taken into custody without incident.