Two Beaufort County men have been convicted of a 2013 gas station robbery in Hardeeville.
Harold Jerome Ancrum pleaded guilty Monday to armed robbery. He was sentenced to 14 years in prison. His co-defendant, Matthew Delleo Major also pleaded guilty to armed robbery and possession of a weapon during the commission of a violent crime.
He was sentenced to 10 years for the robbery and 5 years for the gun possession.
The robbery occurred on November 3 at the Kangaroo gas station on 6194 S. Okatie Highway The store’s clerk was held at gunpoint. Major and Ancrum also took the clerk’s wallet and cash from the store’s register