Deputies and police officers responded to a reported armed robbery early Wednesday morning at a gas station near Mount Pleasant.

The Berkeley County Sheriff's Office was called after 1 a.m. to the Kangaroo Express on S.C. Highway 41 next to the Wando River.

Officers from the Mount Pleasant Police Department also were summoned to patrol the area, Inspector Chip Googe said.

The gas station and convenience store are just inside Berkeley County limits.

No further information was immediately available Wednesday morning.

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