Cops: N. Charleston gas station clerk robbed at gunpoint

Published: Jul. 31, 2013 at 2:06 PM EDT
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NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - North Charleston police are looking for a suspect after a gas station clerk was robbed at gunpoint early Wednesday.

According to North Charleston police spokesman Spencer Pryor, the stick-up happened at the Exxon at Remount Road and North Rhett Avenue just before 2 a.m.

Pryor said the clerk told police a man disguised with a black do-rag or stocking over his head and face walked into the store with a handgun and demanded money.

After receiving cash, the suspect fled the store.

The clerk described the suspect as a black male standing 5'9" to 6' tall, wearing a black long-sleeved t-shirt and dark blue jeans.

If you have any information regarding the robbery, call Crime Stoppers at 554-1111.

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