N. Charleston police searching for suspect in Circle K armed robbery

Published: Dec. 24, 2013 at 9:43 PM EST|Updated: Dec. 24, 2013 at 11:11 PM EST
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NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Authorities are searching for a suspect in the armed robbery of a convenience store in North Charleston.

Officials with the North Charleston Police Department say the incident happened shortly after midnight on Tuesday at the Circle K at Dorchester Road and Montague Avenue.

Police say the suspect was armed with a gun and robbed the business of cash, cigarettes and beer.

Investigators describe the suspect as a 40-year-old black male with a dark complexion, 5'5" tall and wearing a camouflage jacket with a hood.

Authorities say no one was injured and the suspect was last seen running towards I-526.

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

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