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Police seek to identify suspect in attempted robbery in Little River

Source: HCPD Source: HCPD

LITTLE RIVER, SC (WMBF) – Police are trying to identify a man that tried to rob a convenience store in Little River last Tuesday with a box cutter.

At about 10:10 p.m. on Tuesday, November 3, the man entered the store and asked for all the money in the safe, according to a news release from Horry County Police. The man then grabbed a box cutter and demanded the money from the clerk. The clerk told the suspect that he could not open the safe, and he gave up.

Nothing was stolen and no one was injured, police stated.

The robber is described by police as a black male, 25 to 30 years old, 5-feet-7-inches tall, and about 150 pounds in weight. He was wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt and black basketball shorts.

Mobile users, tap here to view a slideshow of surveillance images of the suspect.

Anyone with information on the man’s identity is asked to call the HCPD Tip Line at 843-915-TIPS (8477).

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