According to WPDE at around 3:44 Friday morning a man tried to rob the clerk at the Kangaroo on Dick Pond Road in Surfside Beach with a box cutter, according to a incident report from the Horry County Police.
The clerk told police that a man walked in and asked for a pack of Newport cigarettes, but when the female clerk told him it would be $5.93, he pulled pulled out a silver box cutter and ordered her to open the register. The clerk asked the man if he was serious and then man demanded the money. threatened to kill her.
The clerk refused to open the register, and the man grabbed the cigarettes and ran out.
The Horry County Police on there offical Facebook page posted two images one of the robber with a hood and one without and below the image of the robber with the hood the following statement was posted:
This man attempted to rob the Kangaroo on Dick Pond Rd. in Surfside Beach last night with a box cutter. If you recognize him, you are asked to contact the Horry County Police Department at 915-5350 or 915-TIPS
If you above picture, you are asked to contact the Horry County Police Department at 915-5350 or 915-TIPS