Deputies: Man tried to pass stolen lottery tickets

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) -- A man bought gas and then tried to cash a stolen lottery ticket at a Maybank Highway gas station in November, Charleston County deputies said.

According to the sheriff's office, detectives are trying to identify the black man with long dreads from surveillance videos. An employee told officers that the unidentified man paid for his cash in gas and then tried to pass a stolen lottery ticket.

She said she called the lottery commission after getting an error message from scanning the ticket. The commission told her to call police, the report states.