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Four people in custody in connection to a reported armed robbery of Ocean Blvd. motel

Myrtle Beach police have four subjects in custody following a reported armed robbery at a motel on Ocean Boulevard late Wednesday afternoon, according to Cpl. Thomas Vest.

No injuries were reported and the police department continues to investigate the incident, which happened at the Wayfarer Motel at 311 North Ocean Blvd, Vest said.

A woman working the front desk of the motel early Wednesday evening had no comment.

The Sun News will update the story as more information becomes available.

Alan Blondin covers golf, Coastal Carolina athletics and numerous other sports-related topics that warrant coverage. Well-versed in all things Myrtle Beach, Horry County and the Grand Strand, the Northeastern University journalism school valedictorian has been a sports reporter at The Sun News since 1993, earning eight top-10 Associated Press Sports Editors national writing awards and 18 top-three S.C. Press Association writing awards since 2007.