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Man wanted for robbery of Georgetown County ice cream shop

Twisters Ice Cream employee robbed of money Wednesday evening. (Source: WMBF News) Twisters Ice Cream employee robbed of money Wednesday evening. (Source: WMBF News)

GEORGETOWN COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - Deputies in Georgetown County are looking for a man wanted in connection with a strong armed robbery at Twisters Ice Cream. 

The store is located off Highway 17 Business in the Murrells Inlet area. 

Authorities say just before 5:30 p.m.the man approached an employee at the shop from behind and demanded money.

The suspect got away with an undisclosed amount of cash, according to a news release from the Georgetown County Sheriff's Office. 

Authorities need your help finding him now. 

The man was seen wearing black shoes, a dark ball cap, and had a deep voice. 

The victim told authorities she never saw a weapon and was not assaulted.

If you have any information, call the Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office at (843) 546-5101. Anonymous tips can also be sent by using Text-A-Tip. Just dial 274637 from any text enabled cell phone, and text the word “GCSOTIP” followed by your message. This service is for crime tips ONLY, not for the reports of crimes in progress.

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