KINGSTREE, SC (WCSC) - Kingstree police say locked doors prevented an armed man from robbing a neighborhood business.
Investigators say the man tried to enter the lobby of the Signature Hotel on Highway 52 around 10 p.m. on Tuesday.
A clerk called 911 when the suspect showed a gun as he tried to open the doors. Police say the masked man ran away when he couldn't get in.
No shots were fired. Police are continuing the investigation.