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Police searching for suspect who robbed man with scissors

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – A man was robbed at a Laundromat off Highway 15 Friday evening around 5:40 p.m., according to a report from the Myrtle Beach Police Department.

The victim said that he was drying his laundry when a man 30-to-35-years-of-age wearing a gray shirt and black pants, entered the building through the back door. The offender walked to the front door, looked around, then walked back to the back before walking up behind the victim.

He grabbed the victim from behind and put a pair of scissors into his left side and tried to grab the victims' wallet. The victim struggled, but the offender was able to get his wallet and fled out the back door.

The victim sustained a four-to-five inch scratch on his left rib cage and a small cut on his right hand from struggling with the offender.

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