Cash loan center robbed in North Charleston

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - The Dorchester County sheriff's department is investigating the robbery of a cash advance loan center on Ashley Phosphate Road Friday.

The Check Into Cash loan center was robbed around 11:45 a.m. Friday at 3748 Ashley Phosphate Road in the Food Lion shopping center.

The suspect did not use or show a gun during the robbery, but instead handed the clerk a note and demanded money.The suspect got away on foot with an undisclosed amount of money.

Dorchester County detectives are interviewing witnesses including the store clerk who was shaken up by the robbery.

Authorities describe the suspect as a black male in his mid 20's. He is 5'8" to 5'9" and weighs 180-190 pounds. He was wearing green cargo pants, a white T-shirt and a fishing hat.

An orange glove was found in the parking lot and may have been worn by the suspect.

The Check into Cash loan center Place was also robbed in September, 2009.

If you have any information about the robbery, please call Crime Stoppers at 554-1111.

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