Suspect sought in Pawleys Island gas station armed robbery

Suspect sought in Pawleys Island gas station armed robbery

PAWLEYS ISLAND, SC (WCSC) - The Georgetown County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect who pulled a gun on a gas station clerk and demanded money early Thursday morning.

Officers say the Kangaroo Express located at 10459 Ocean Highway in Pawleys Island was robbed at gunpoint at 12:02 a.m.

According to deputies, the male suspect entered the business, pointed what appeared to be a gun at the clerk, and demanded money. After receiving cash, the suspect fled the scene.

The suspect is described as a white male, who was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, khaki pants, dark shoes, gloves, and a bandana or scarf covering his face.

If you have any information on this incident, call the sheriff's office at 843-546-5101.

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