2 wanted for robbing Beaufort pizza shop

Beaufort police are looking for two men who they say robbed a Little Ceasar's Pizza Friday.

Witnesses told police that at approximately 10:40 p.m. two men entered the business located at 330 Robert Smalls Parkway through the back door and demanded the store's money. One suspect had a handgun and the other had a black nylon gym bag.

The employees cooperated and handed over the money and the two ran out the back door. They were last seen running into the wooded area behind the restaurant and possibly got into a vehicle in the area of Ambrose Run apartments, according to Beaufort police.

The first suspect is described as an African-American man in his 20s. He is tall and was wearing a black shirt and blue jeans. He was wearing a black skull cap over dreadlocks. His face was covered by a white T-shirt sleeve and was armed with a handgun.

The second suspect is described as a 20-something African-American man of medium height. He was wearing a black shirt and had black bandana over his face.

Those with information are asked to call the dispatch office at 524.2777.

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