Charleston police look for man who robbed Citadel Mall store at knifepoint

Charleston police say this man robbed the Journeys store around noon Friday at the Citadel Mall.

A man armed with a knife robbed a store in the Citadel Mall in West Ashley just after noon Friday, the Charleston Police Department said.

The police released a surveillance image of a suspect in the armed robbery at Journeys, a shoe store in the mall on Sam Rittenberg Boulevard.

He was described as a 6-foot-3-inch black man between 20 and 30 years old who weighed about 180 pounds, a police bulletin stated.

The police said the robber had a knife around 12:11 p.m. when he demanded cash from the registers at the store.

No further information was immediately available.

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