Police: juvenile arrested in connection to Myrtle Beach armed robbery

Police: juvenile arrested in connection to Myrtle Beach armed robbery
(Source: Gray News)

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WMBF) – A juvenile is in custody following an armed robbery in Myrtle Beach, according to police.

The Myrtle Beach Police Department said the robbery around 11 p.m. Wednesday at the Coral Sands Mini Mart on North Ocean Boulevard.

The owner of the store told detectives that an armed person came into the store and demanded money, then fired two shots before running out of the store.

Police are also investigating two other armed robberies that occurred around the same time in the 600 block and 1200 block of North Ocean Boulevard on the beach. Investigators are trying to determine if these cases are connected.

Authorities said charges are pending for the juvenile involved.

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