Suspect sought in gas station armed robbery

Surveillance photo of the masked suspect. (Source: CCSO)
Surveillance photo of the masked suspect. (Source: CCSO)

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Charleston County deputies are searching for a suspect who robbed a West Ashley gas station at gunpoint Tuesday night.

According to an incident reported, the armed robbery took place at Lil Cricket located at 642 St. Andrews Blvd. around 9:45 p.m.

Deputies say a man dressed in all black entered the convenience store with a gun in hand and demanded money from the cash register.

After receiving the cash, the suspect fled the scene on foot heading towards River's Bend condominiums, the victim told officials.

If you have any information on this incident, call Crime Stoppers at 843-554-1111.

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