Armed woman wanted in Horry County, Myrtle Beach robberies

(Source: Myrtle Beach Police Department)

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WBTW) – Myrtle Beach Police and Horry County Police are looking for an armed robbery suspect who is considered armed and dangerous.

The suspect is described as a light skinned black female, approximately 5’5″ or 5’6″ tall, 150-165 pounds, with black hair. She was last seen wearing a gray Ralph Lauren Polo t-shirt, black basketball shorts, and black Nike Air Jordan Retro 4 shoes.

(Source: Myrtle Beach Police Department)

According to Captain Joey Crosby with Myrtle Beach police, officers responded to the Ocean Dunes Resort, located at 201 75th Avenue North, Sunday morning in reference to an armed robbery. The suspect reportedly pulled a gun and demanded money from the front desk clerk.

Horry County police are also looking for the suspect for a similar robbery at the Best Western, located at 9551 N. Kings Highway. According to police, the suspect asked if cash was accepted, before pulling out a semi-auto gun and demanding the money. She fled the scene after receiving the money.

If you have any knowledge on the whereabouts of this suspect, please contact the Myrtle Beach Police at 843-918-1382.