Deputies searching for suspect following robbery at Circle K on James Island

Deputies searching for suspect following robbery at Circle K on James Island
Charleston County deputies are searching for a suspect following a robbery at a Circle K on James Island. (Source: CCSO)

JAMES ISLAND, S.C. (WCSC) - Charleston County deputies are searching for a suspect following a robbery at a Circle K on James Island.

The sheriff’s office said just after 4 a.m. on Monday, deputies responded to the location on 906 Folly Road for a report of a strong armed robbery.

According to a report, a male subject entered the business and demanded money from an employee.

“The male subject was wearing a hooded top over his head and a blue cloth over his face,” CCSO officials said."No firearm was observed."

Investigators say the suspect fled on foot with money towards the rear of the business.

The employee was not harmed.

Anybody with information is asked to call the Charleston County Sheriff’s Office at (843) 202-1700 or Crime Stoppers of the Lowcountry at 943-554-1111.

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