MYRTLE BEACH — Georgetown County deputies are searching for two men suspected in an armed robbery at a convenience store late Monday, according to a news release.
Officials released video surveillance photos of the men and are asking if anyone recognizes them to contact police.
Deputies were called about 10 p.m. Monday to Cooters convenience store at 3508 S. Fraser St., in Georgetown, for a robbery, said Carrie Cuthbertson, public information officer for the Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office. The men demanded money from the clerk, took various items and some cash before they left in a vehicle toward Pennyroyal Road.
Both men wore items to cover their heads, but anyone with information about the men or the robbery can call the Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office at 546-5101. Anonymous tips can also be sent by using Text-A-Tip by dialing 274637 from any text enabled cellphone, and text the word “GCSOTIP” followed by the message.
Contact TONYA ROOT at 444-1723 or follow her at Twitter.com/tonyaroot.