Frightening moments for a retail store employee who was assaulted during an afternoon robbery.
Washington police say 52 year-old Joe Tyson Junior of Grifton, and 27 year-old Bruce Moring of Greenville robbed the Washington Belk's Monday afternoon.
The two men face felony robbery with a dangerous weapon Tyson is also charged with felony possession of a controlled substance and three counts of failure to appear in court.
Authorities did not say what kind of weapon was involved, but said it was not a firearm.
The employee involved was not injured.