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Man robs West Ashley awards store at gunpoint


Charleston police are responding to an armed robbery at the Palmetto Awards on Ashley River Road.

Officers say the robbery happened just before 9:30 a.m. Police believe he may have gotten away on a bike. Investigators dusted the crime scene for finger prints and interviewed witnesses.

Authorities describe the suspect as a black male with a heavy build, between 20 and 29 years old, 5'6" to 5'8" tall, wearing a navy shirt with a white shirt underneath, baseball cap, dark pants and had a camouflage bandana around his face.

If you have any information you are asked to call police.

Palmetto awards is a store that makes trophies and plaque awards.

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