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Suspect arrested following armed robbery on Pawleys Island

GEORGETOWN, S.C. (WCBD) - Deputies from the Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office have arrested a suspect in a Pawleys Island armed robbery that took place Wednesday, Aug. 8.

Herbert Lee Greene Jr., 22, of Pawleys Island was taken into custody today without incident and charged with armed robbery and possession of a weapon violation. Authorities state that he was transported to Georgetown County Detention Center, where he will await a bond hearing.

Victims told deputies a man on a bicycle brandished a handgun and demanded money as they walked along Waverly Road around 3 p.m.

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