A 61-year-old woman told Myrtle Beach police that a man armed with a knife robbed her as she cleaned her vehicle on her carport, according to a police report.
The victim told officers she struggled with the man and was cut on her hand during the robber that occurred about 6:30 p.m. Sunday in the 1000 block of Oak Drive, police said.
The victim said she was cleaning the interior of her 2000 Chevrolet Blazer when the man walked up behind her and asked for the keys of the vehicle while he held a knife toward her, according to the report. The victim said she struggled with the man for a brief moment and was cut on the hand.
The man got the keys of the vehicle and left, according to the report. Officers found it in the parking lot of Carolina Breeze Apartments at 100 Cedar St.
Detectives continue to investigate the incident.