Gas station robbed, Charleston police search for suspect

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Charleston police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred Saturday morning at the Kangaroo convenience store on Savannah highway.

Police say a man entered the store at approximately 7 a.m. and demanded money from the cashier. Witnesses tell police that they did not see a physical weapon, but that the suspect's hand was shoved inside his jacket pocket as if he did had one.

Authorities say the suspect was last seen wearing a black and white jacket with black and white jeans. The suspect is described as a black male, about 5'2" and he weighs about 150 pounds.

If you have any information about this incident please call Crime Stoppers at 554-1111.

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