Man sought for armed robbery at Dollar General

JOHNS ISLAND, SC (WCSC) - The Charleston Police Department is looking for a suspect after an armed robbery happened at a Dollar General store on Johns Island on Wednesday night.

Officers responded to the store on River Road around 6:30 p.m. Witnesses told police a man armed with a handgun held up the store.

Witnesses said the robber was a thinly-built black man standing about 5'7".  Witnesses said he appeared to be in his twenties.  He had dark brown skin and is believed to be left-handed since he was holding the weapon in his left hand.

If you have any information regarding this armed robbery, call Crime Stoppers at 554-1111.

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