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Chinese restaurant robbed at gunpoint

An armed man made off with about $250 in cash from the China Wok restaurant on Shanklin Road on Tuesday night, according to the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office.

A man walked into the Burton restaurant at about 9:30 p.m., brandished a handgun and demanded money, according to a Sheriff's Office incident report.

The suspect stole the cash and electronics worth $250 from the restaurant before walking away, according to the report.

The suspect was described only as a black man, about 6-feet-2, according to the report.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Beaufort County Dispatch Center at 843-524-2777.

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