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Deputies: Suspect at large after CVS armed Robbery

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Monday, October 10, 2011

The Georgetown County Sheriff's Office is asking for the publics' help in identifying a suspect who is wanted in connection with an armed robbery at CVS on Hwy 17 South in the Pawleys Island Community of Georgetown County.

At around 10:20 p.m. on Saturday, a black man entered the CVS armed with what appeared to be a handgun and demanded money. The suspect then fled on foot in the direction of Tuesday Morning with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Deputies say the clerk was not injured during the incident. The suspect is described as a black male approximately 5'06" in height wearing a black hoodie, jeans and a ski mask.

The Georgetown County Sheriff's Office Bloodhound Tracking Team responded on scene with negative results.

Anyone that can identify the suspect or has any information about the robbery is asked to call the Georgetown County Sheriff's Office at (843) 546-5102.

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