Police release sketch of West Ashley robbery suspect

WEST ASHLEY, SC (WCSC) - The Charleston Police Department has released a sketch of a suspect sought in the robbery of a business in West Ashley.

On Saturday morning, officers responded to the Approved Cash Loans on 1669B Savannah Hwy for a strong armed robbery.

The employee told police that following the robbery, she ran to a nearby business and reported the incident.

Investigators describe the suspect as a black male with a dark complexion, between 35 and 45 years old, 5'6" to 5'10" in height, husky build and described with scruffy facial hair and a short hair cut.

Officials with CPD say the sketch of the suspect depicts a black in color undershirt pulled up to his chin.

Anyone with information is asked to call Charleston police at 577-7434 or Crime Stoppers at 554-1111.

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