Little River teen robbed at gunpoint outside Food Lion, cops say

A Little River teenager said he was robbed at gunpoint at a local Food Lion on Monday, according to an Horry County police report.

An officer with the Horry County Police Department responded to the teenager and his mom after 11 p.m. on Saturday. The victim was at the grocery store when a man approached him with a gun, then reached into the victim’s pocket and took his wallet and cellphone.

The victim said the man then fled the scene. The police report did not say an arrest was made.

The victim, age 16, was not harmed, according to the police report.