2 sought after armed robbery in Georgetown Co.

The Georgetown County Sheriff's Office is asking the public's help in identifying two suspects involved in an armed robbery in the parking lot of Ocean Highway 17 in Pawleys Island Community.

Deputies say two men approached a cab driver around 7:45 Thursday evening demanding money. Authorities say one of the suspects assaulted the victim with a handgun and ran away on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Investigators described the suspect as two black men approximately six foot in height, wearing dark baggy clothing and with short hair and possibly clean shaven.

The Georgetown County Sheriff's Bloodhound Tracking Team was called out to the scene to help track down the suspects.

Anyone with information about this robbery is asked to call the Georgetown County Sheriff's Office at 843-546-5101.

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