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Police search for man who cashed in stolen lotto tickets in Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach police searched for a man who cashed in stolen lottery tickets at two convenience stores, according to police reports.

The man went to the Scotchman store at 1101 Third Ave. S., and cashed in about $100 worth of winning scratch off lottery tickets, police said. Then 10 minutes later the man went to a Kangaroo Express store at 1695 U.S. 501 and cashed in $35 worth of tickets.

The tickets had been reported stolen during a burglary of another business along Ocean Boulevard, according to the report. Officers seized surveillance video of the man and the incidents.