HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - A suspect robbed the Dollar General on Beaver Run Boulevard in Surfside Beach on Thursday night, according to an Horry County Police report.
A suspect described as a black male wearing a blue hoodie and blue bandana robbed the store between 8:40 p.m. and 9:05 p.m. on Thursday, the report states.
The victims say the suspect was armed with a black handgun.
Multiple units responded to the scene, including a dog team.
The dog team was able to pick up a scent, which led units down Beaver Run Boulevard toward Coventry Road. However, the dogs lost the scent behind Gateway Academy, located on Beaver Run Boulevard.
A photo of a possible footprint has been taken and entered into evidence, along with the surveillance video.
If you have any information about this incident, please call police.