Armed robbery at James Island restaurant

JAMES ISLAND, SC (WCSC) - The Charleston County Sheriff's Office is investigating an armed robbery at Zia Taqueria at 1956-A Maybank Highway. According to investigators, a man came into the restaurant through an unlocked back door around 12:15 Sunday morning.

Deputies say the suspect pointed a gun at an employee and demanded money. Police dogs, and a helicopter searched the area, but they weren't able to locate the suspect.