Police: Stranded motorist robbed in West Ashley

(Photo: Harve Jacobs)
(Photo: Harve Jacobs)

WEST ASHLEY, SC (WCSC) - Police say a stranded motorist was robbed by a man in West Ashley Wednesday afternoon.

Authorities say the suspect threw the victim to the ground, showed a handgun and took money from the victim outside of the American Standard Body Piercing shop on Orleans Road.

The suspect was last seen running in the direction of Citadel Mall.

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