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Suspect sought in Ridgeland armed robbery

RIDGELAND, SC (WTOC) -

Ridgeland police are investigating an armed robbery that happened at a motel off of exit 21 from Interstate 95.

A man came into the Quality Inn with a gun and put it to the clerk's head while demanding money, according to police.

She opened the register, he took the money and took the phone out of the wall and ran away. Police brought K-9 units to track the suspect, but he wasn't located during the search. They believe the suspect later got into a car.

There are no suspects in the case. Police asking anyone with information to call Ridgeland police at 843.726.7530.

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