Trio wanted for attacking bicyclist, stealing bike

GOOSE CREEK, SC (WCSC) - Police are on the lookout for three suspects wanted for attacking a man and taking his bicycle in Goose Creek.

The Goose Creek Police Department responded to a possible armed robbery in the Boulder Bluff subdivision on Sunday. The victim said he was riding his bicycle on Dennis Drive when he was assaulted and his bicycle was stolen.

According to authorities, one of the suspects struck the victim in the forehead with a closed fist and took his bicycle.

Police say after the suspects took the victim's bike, one of the men pointed a handgun at the victim's head and told him not to move until they were out of the area.

The three men are described as black males, between the ages of 20 and 25 years old. Police describe one suspect as having dreadlock styled hair. All three men were wearing dark clothing.

The bike that was stolen was a blue and white Tony Hawk BMX boys' bicycle. If you have any information you are asked to call police.

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