Man robbed at gunpoint on Hilton Head

info@islandpacket.comNovember 1, 2013 

Map locates Shrimp Lane, Hilton Head Island.


A 57-year-old man was robbed at gunpoint Wednesday on Hilton Head Island, according to the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office.

While in the area of Shrimp Lane about 2:40 p.m., the victim was approached by four men, one of whom held a black handgun and demanded money, a report said.

The robbers took the man's wallet and phone but did not harm him, according to the Sheriff's Office. The suspects were described as black, between 5-foot-8 inches and 6 feet tall and wearing dark clothing

Anyone with information can call Cpl. D. Seifert at 843-255-3414 or Crime Stoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC (274-6372), or text the word TIPSC with a message to CRIMES (274637).

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