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Report: Suspects rob man after asking about fishing in Myrtle Beach

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – A victim told officers that he was robbed while having a discussion about fishing with two men who approached him in the area of 45th Avenue beach access Tuesday afternoon, according to a police report from the Myrtle Beach Police Department.

The man said that he backed his car into the beach access to do some fishing and the suspects was parked into a space next to him.

According to the report, the suspects asked the man about fishing. As the conversation continued, one of the suspects put a gun barrel up against the side of the victim, demanding all of his money.

The victim also said that the suspects told him to open his truck and demanded more money.

The victim gave the suspects his wallet which contained $2, two credit cards and one debit card. 

After the suspects took the items, they fled the area in a white four-door Ford Escort, according to the victim.  

The suspects are described as black males in their 20s with dreadlocks. One of the men was wearing a hooded sweatshirt and the other a checkered style shirt with a hat and blue bandanna over his face.

Two more people were in the backseat of the suspect’s vehicle, the victim added.

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