Bluffton Police hope video will crack robbery case

The Bluffton Police Department released video of an armed robbery Tuesday night at Neighbor’s Gas Station, 4372 Bluffton Parkway.

The suspect entered through the back door of the business, approached the clerk and demanded money, according to a news release from the police department. The suspect grabbed an undisclosed amount of money from the register and left through the back door heading toward Red Cedar Street.

The suspect is a black man with dreadlocks, approximately 5 feet 11 inches and 150 to 170 pounds. He was wearing a black shirt, black pants, black shoes and a black hat. He had a white mask on his face and his right arm covered with a bag, the release said.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call Sgt. Gonzales at 843-247-4493 or The Bluffton Police Department Crime Tip line at 843-706-4560. A reward is being offered for the information leading to the arrest of the suspect.

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