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Report: 4 suspects push man off bike, attempt to rob him

Source: Raycom Media Source: Raycom Media

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – A man told police that four men tried to rob him at gunpoint Thursday morning as he was bicycling home after picking up a gallon of milk.

According to a police report, Myrtle Beach Police responded to the 2000 block of Greens Boulevard at about 4:15 a.m., where the victim told police that he went to a nearby gas station on Mr. Joe White Avenue to pick up the milk. As the victim was on his way back, he was approached by four men. The victim tried to flee on his bicycle, but the men chased him, and pushed him off his bike, into a drainage ditch.

The victim told police that one of the men pulled out a gun, and told him to give them all his money. The man said he didn’t have any money to give them. The men followed the victim home, saying that if he did not give them all his money, they would shoot into his home. The victim told police the men did not get anything from him.

The victim was unable to give a detailed description of the four suspects, saying only that one was tall and wearing a white shirt, and the rest wore black. One was short, the victim told police, and another had something covering his face.

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