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Police searching for suspect who shot and robbed 24-year-old

Source: WMBF News Source: WMBF News

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - Officers responded to Sea Coast Hospital for a gunshot victim who was robbed at gunpoint and shot in the Loris area of Horry County Sunday, July 2.

Police say, around 1:00 a.m. Sunday, the 24-year-old man reported that he got lost while traveling on Hwy 31 and ended up on Rambo Lane near Cane Branch Road in the Loris area of Horry County. The victim said a Black Dodge car was blocking his path and an unknown man robbed him at gunpoint and shot him.

According to Horry County Police, the suspect is described as a black male, 5'ft. 10" tall, 160 lbs., with black hair and brown eyes. 

The victim suffered a gunshot wound to his forearm and is expected to recover, according to Police.

Anyone with information is asked to contact  Horry County Police at 843-915-TIPS (8477)

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