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Robbery reported at Port Charlotte business Tuesday morning

Posted at 9:24 AM, Oct 31, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-31 19:18:24-04

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. -- Deputies are investigating a robbery at a business in an industrial area of Port Charlotte on Tuesday morning.

According to the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office, it happened around 7 a.m. at Town & Country Industries on Kenilworth Boulevard near Grandmont Street.

Investigators say the suspect entered the business wearing a generic plain white mask and tied a manager up with plastic wire ties.  He then obtained a gray Bank of America bag and fled.

The suspect is described as a tall male dressed in all black. 

No one was injured during the incident.

If you have information that leads to an arrest, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS to be eligible for a reward.