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Police: Pickens robber rocks suit, tie in Walmart holdup

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A surveillance photo of the man police say robbed the Walmart. (Source: Pickens Police Dept.) A surveillance photo of the man police say robbed the Walmart. (Source: Pickens Police Dept.)
PICKENS, SC (FOX Carolina) -

Pickens police are looking for the man they say robbed the Walmart store in town at gunpoint Tuesday, while wearing a fake beard, suit and tie.

Police said the robbery happened about 10:40 p.m. at the Gentry Memorial Highway store.

The man walked in, pointed a pistol at the cashier and demanded money, according to police.

They said he was wearing a gray suit, hat and dress shoes and had a fake beard glued to his face. He was described as 6'3" tall and weighed about 240 pounds.

Police said they believe he had two women with him who were waiting for him up the road.

Anyone who can identify him is asked to call the Pickens City Police Department at 864-878-6366 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-442-CRIME.

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