The Pooler Police Department is investigating an armed robbery at the Lottery Machine Store on Highway 80 in Pooler Wednesday morning.
The incident occurred approximately at 2:40 a.m.by three subjects.
One subject, appeared to be a white male, knocked on a locked door and was let in by the lone store clerk. Immediately upon the clerk opening the door, two more subjects force their way inside.
The second subject, appearing to be a black male, brandished a handgun. The clerk was subdued and held at gunpoint, while the other two subjects went behind the counter and took an undisclosed amount of money.
While behind the counter, the subjects also unplugged the video system DVR.
The suspects left the store with the money, and the clerk was unharmed.
It is requested that anyone with any information about the crime, or that may recognize any of the suspects, contact the Pooler Police Department CID administrative assistant at 912.330.8659, or Detective Mounkes directly at 912.330.8621.
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