NORTH CHARLESTON (WCSC) - Officials with the North Charleston Police Department are investigating an armed robbery on Rivers Avenue Saturday night.
Officers were dispatched shortly before 8:00 p.m. to the USA-Mex Connection at 5646 Rivers Avenue in reference to an armed robbery.
The victim told police that a Hispanic male walked in wearing a black hoodie and grey sweat pants carrying a black book bag.
Officials say the suspect walked in with a silver handgun and began demanding money from the victim who was working at the time.
The suspect then put the money inside a container and left the area in what the victim believes to be a white pickup, according to officials.
The incident remains under investigation.