Police seek help finding Home Depot robber

Charleston police on Wednesday released surveillance photos from Home Depot on Magwood Drive. The man in the striped shirt is suspected of robbing the store. He drove away in the white Honda.

Charleston police were asking the public for help in identifying a man who robbed a Home Depot on Magwood Drive in West Ashley Wednesday morning.

About 10:30 a.m., a man armed with a knife robbed the store and drove off in a white Honda.

Police released an incident report but it did not contain any information about how the robbery took place.

The robber was described as a white male in his 30s, 6 feet 2 inches to 6 feet 4 inches tall, 275 to 300 pounds. He has tattoos on his forearms and his face and neck area, possibly teardrops.

Anyone with information about the robbery should call Charleston police at 577-7434.