Press Release
Florence County Sherrif’s Office

For Immediate Release November 24, 2017

Florence County Sherrif’s Office needs your help in identifying a possible suspect in an armed robbery earlier today in Lake City, SC. According to Investigators, the suspect entered the Murphy Gas Station on Loop Road in Lake City at approximately 5:45 AM and threatened the store clerk with a gun and demanded money. After obtaining an undisclosed amount of cash the suspect fled the scene. Witnesses describe the suspect as a black male approximately 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighing approximately 175 to 180 pounds (see attached photograph).

Anyone with knowledge or information regarding identity or whereabouts of the suspect is asked to contact FCSO Investigators at (843) 665-2121, ext. 373, Crime Stoppers of the Pee Dee at 1-888-CRIME-SC, text tip at #CRIME or on FCSO free app for Android or I-Phone. You do not have to reveal your identity to leave information.

Major Michael M. Nunn
General Counsel/PIO