Georgetown County Sheriff’s office is looking for a man who robbed a restaurant employee in the Pawleys Island community late Monday, according to a press release.
Deputies said the suspect entered the China Wok restaurant at 115 Willbrook Boulevard around 9 p.m. and demanded money from an employee. The suspect later fled with an undisclosed amount of money, deputies said. No one was injured.
Deputies are asking for the public’s help to identify the suspect who left the area in a silver, two-door, hatchback vehicle, and drove south on U.S. 17. The suspect wore a red bandana over his face, and was about 6-feet-tall, about 200 pounds, with thick sideburns, according to the sheriff’s office.
Anyone that can identify the suspect or who any information about the robbery is asked to contact the Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office at (843) 546-5101.
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