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Myrtle Beach police investigate reported robbery in a club bathroom

A 26-year-old woman told Myrtle Beach police she was robbed by a man in a club bathroom, but police learned the man accused the woman of stealing money from him, according to a police report.

Officers were called at 12:50 a.m. Thursday to 637 Broadway St., for a report of an armed robbery by the woman, police said.

The woman said a man confronted her in the bathroom, pointed a gun at her face and demanded money, according to the report. The woman said she was able to walk out of the restroom and to the bar to get help.

A witness told police that he saw the woman, another woman and two men come into the club and the woman danced with the man she claimed robbed her, according to the report. The witness said that the man told him the woman took $800 from him and he confronted her about the missing money.

The woman later told police she did not want officers involved in the incident.

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