Beaufort News

Lady's Island beauty supply store robbed at gunpoint

A teenage suspect is being sought in the Saturday robbery of a Lady's Island beauty supply shop, according to the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office.

The Sheriff's Office said the suspect, described as a black teenager, walked into Mechelle's Beauty and Supply at 102 Sea Island Parkway around noon. After asking for several beauty products, he pulled a gun, demanded money and ran away with about $200.

Further details were not available Saturday night. The investigation is ongoing.