A 60-year-old man was robbed outside a St. Helena Island convenience store Tuesday evening, according to Beaufort County Sheriff's Office Lt. Chris Sankowski.
The victim was standing outside the Island Plaza on Sea Island Parkway about 6:10 p.m. when he was attacked by a black male. The suspect had an average build and wore a gray shirt, khaki shorts and an orange hat, a Sheriff's Office news release said.
The suspect stole an undetermined amount of money before running away, the release said. The victim was not injured.
The Sheriff's Office is investigating the incident.