Armed men break into Murrells Inlet home
Thu, 29 Mar 2012 11:36:18 GMT —
Murrells Inlet, SC - Georgetown County Sheriff's Investigators are asking for the public's assistance in identifying those responsible for a home invasion at a residence in the Murrells Inlet Community of Georgetown County.
At approximately 9:01 p.m.
, Georgetown County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a residence
on Hammock Avenue where two males wearing dark blue or black masks, dark
dark pants, forced their way into the victim's home.
Deputies say they were
armed with what appeared to be a handgun
The two suspects entered the residence through the back door and demanded money from
the victim. When the victim advised she didn't have any money, the suspects exited through
the back door. No one was injured in the incident.
The suspects fled into the woods behind the residence. The Georgetown County Sheriff's
Office Bloodhound Tracking Team responded on scene
, but didn't find the men
Sheriff's deputies canvassed the area in an attempt to locate the suspects or witnesses. During
the canvass, sheriff's deputies were unable to find anyone who witnessed the crime.
Anyone with any information about this incident is asked to contact the Georgetown County
Sheriff's Office at (843) 546-5102.
Anonymous tips can also be sent by using Text-A-Tip. Just text the word "GCSOTIP" to 274637
followed by your message from any text enabled cell phone.