Cops: Victim hospitalized after downtown armed robbery

Published: May. 6, 2014 at 11:54 AM EDT|Updated: May. 6, 2014 at 2:04 PM EDT
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CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Charleston police say a man who was taken to the hospital Tuesday morning after he was assaulted during an armed robbery in downtown Charleston.

According to authorities, the armed robbery occurred on Reid Street around 7:20 a.m. Police say the victim was robbed of lottery tickets and cash.

The victim was taken to MUSC to receive treatment for injuries sustained during the assault, officials say.

No word at this time on possible suspects.

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