Police: Seafood vendor shot during armed robbery

NORTH CHARLESTON (WCSC) - North Charleston police are searching for three suspects involved in an armed robbery on Dorchester Road.

Officials say a seafood vendor was shot after three suspects approached him at Meeting Street and Dorchester Road and attempted to rob him around 4:50 p.m. Friday. At some point during the robbery, one suspect pulled a gun on the victim and shot him in the thigh.

The victim was taken to MUSC.

Live 5 News will keep you updated on this incident as more details are released.

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