BLUFFTON, SC (WTOC) - Bluffton police are asking for the public's help in identifying an armed robbery suspect.
Police responded at about 11 p.m. to the Walgreens at 868 Fording Island Rd. on a report of an armed robbery.
Police said a man wearing a mask came into the store, claimed to have a gun and demanded money and cigarettes. Other customers standing nearby confronted the robber and he took off. Before he left, the customers caused the suspect's mask to come off of his face.
Police have released surveillance images of the suspect leaving the store.
Anyone with information about this crime or the suspect's identity are asked to please contact Detective Mayers with the Bluffton Police Dept. at 843.706.4554 or CrimeStoppers at 1.888.CRIME.SC or sccrimestoppers.com. Tips may also be sent via text message to: CRIME (274637) enter TIPSC and then your message.