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Georgetown County deputies searching for robbery suspect

Source: GCSO Source: GCSO
Source: GCSO Source: GCSO

PAWLEYS ISLAND, SC (WMBF) – A man robbed the Kangaroo Express in Pawleys Island just after midnight Thursday, and the Georgetown County Sheriff's Office is asking for your help in catching him.

At about 12:02 a.m., one suspect entered the Kangaroo Express at 10459 Ocean Highway, pointed what appeared to be a gun at the clerk, and demanded money, according to a news release from GCSO. The suspect left with $40 in cash.

Bloodhound units responded to locate the subject and any evidence at the scene, the release states.

The suspect is described as a white male wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, khaki pants, dark shoes, gloves, and a bandana or scarf covering his face.

Anyone who can identify the suspect or who has information about the robbery is asked to call GCSO at (843) 546-5101. You can also text tips anonymously by texting 274637 with the word “GCSOTIP” followed by your message.

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