An armed man entered the convenience store at the Obama gas station in Richland County, S.C. and attempted to rob the store. The clerk on duty responded to the threat by retrieving a gun. Upon meeting armed resistance the armed robber fled the scene.
The gas station was renamed after the 44th president of the United States in 2011. (WIS, Columbia, S.C., 08/29/16, 05/27/11)