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Cash advance business robbed Saturday morning

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CHARLESTON, SC -

Saturday just before 10 a.m. police responded to Approved Cash Advance on Savannah Highway in response to a robbery that had just occurred.

After the robbery the victim ran to the business next door and told them she had just been robbed. 

The victim described the suspect as a lack male, dark complexion, approx. 35-45 years of age, approx. 5'6 - 5'10 height, husky build, described with scruffy facial hair, and shortly cut hair.

Authorities have released a sketch of the suspect.   The sketch depicts a black in color undershirt pulled up to his chin. 

Anyone with information about the suspect or the incident can call Charleston Police at 577-7434 or Crime Stoppers at 554-1111.

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