Search underway for suspect who robbed Conway Chinese Restaurant while armed, according to officials

Search underway for suspect who robbed Conway Chinese Restaurant while armed, according to officials
Police are looking for the man who allegedly robbed the Conway Chinese Restaurant on Church Street Monday night. (Source: Conway PD)

CONWAY, SC (WMBF) – Police are looking for the man who allegedly robbed the Conway Chinese Restaurant on Church Street Monday night.

According to Conway city spokesperson Taylor Newell, police were called to the restaurant around 8:36 p.m. after employees said a man walked in with a knife and demanded money.

Police were searching for the suspect as of 9:45 p.m. Monday. He was described as a light-skinned black male between 5-foot-10 and 6 feet tall, and around 40 or 50 years old.

Employees said he was wearing a cowboy hat, a long-sleeved flannel shirt and blue jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Conway Police Department at (843) 248-1790.

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