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Proudly Serving the Citizens of Beaufort County, South Carolina

For emergencies, call 9-1-1

Armed robbery on Old Jericho Road in Burton under investigation

At around 5:00 p.m., Feb. 17, 2022, an armed robbery was reported at a landscaping nursery on Old Jericho Rd., Burton.

Employees reported that a male subject robbed them at gunpoint for cash and fled on foot toward Broad River Blvd.

The subject was described as African-American, around 40 years old, 5’08” tall, approximately 180 pounds, with balding hair and brown eyes. He was wearing a black t-shirt with bleach stains and shorts.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Sheriff’s Office non-emergency dispatch line at 843-524-2777.