CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Investigators are on the lookout for a suspect in an armed robbery in downtown Charleston.
The Charleston Police Department says the incident happened around 1:30 a.m. on Tuesday at 224 Calhoun Street.
According to police, the victim was walking west on Calhoun Street when a male subject confronted her at the entrance to the parking lot.
A police report states the suspect pointed a gun at the victim's head, grabbed her and brought her to the back parking lot.
Police say the suspect hit her on the head with the pistol and took her cell phone and credit card.
Authorities describe the suspect as a black male, between 5'6" and 5'10," and was wearing all black clothing and a ski mask.
Anyone with information can call Crime Stoppers at 843-554-1111 or Consolidated Dispatch at 843-743-7200 and ask for the on-call CPD detective.