The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office is looking for two men who robbed the Dollar General at 2080 West Highway 98 in Mary Esther at gunpoint around 9:30 last night.
Two employees and a shopper were inside when the robbers instructed one of the employees to open the store safe and give them any cash.
All three of the individuals were tied up but were able to get free after the pair left the store.
One of the witnesses said she heard a loud, diesel type of engine outside the store at the time of their departure.
Anyone with information on the armed robbery is asked to contact the Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office at 850-651-7400 or Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers at 850-863-TIPS.