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Caroline deputies seek Horne’s robber
Caroline County deputies are trying to identify a man who robbed a Port Royal gas station and restaurant at gunpoint early this morning.
Caroline Sheriff Tony Lippa said an armed robbery occured around 2:30 a.m. Friday at the well-known Horne’s Restaurant at the intersection of U.S. 17 and 301 in Port Royal.
The suspect, described as a light-skinned black male, produced a gun and got away with an undisclosed amount of cash, Lippa said.
The suspect was captured on surveillance video, which will be used to help identify the him.
Anyone with information regarding the robbery is asked to call the anonymous tip line at 804/633-1133.