White male with distinctive nose sought in alleged armed robbery of Manning Marathon Gas Station


MANNING — A lone male is being sought for the alleged armed robbery of Marathon Gas Station, 3345 Paxville Highway, at 8:10 p.m. on Dec. 1, according to Clarendon County Sheriff’s Office.

The sheriff’s office said a white male with a distinctive nose and wearing a black mask covering his face entered the store brandishing a black handgun. The man forced the store’s clerk onto his knees and made the employee put his face down on the counter beside the cash register. The man then took the cash out of the register’s drawer and fled toward S.C. 261 in the direction of Interstate 95.

The armed man was last seen wearing gray sweat pants, a black hoodie with a shirt underneath it with something red on it and black tennis shoes with white bottoms.

Anyone with information on the robbery is asked to call Clarendon County Sheriff’s Office at (803) 435-4414 or CrimeStoppers at 888-CRIME-SC.