Man robs West Ashley gas station

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) -- A West Ashley gas station was robbed on Friday when a man went to pay for his purchase and reached into the cash register, said officials with the Charleston Police Department.Officials said a man went into the Exxon gas station on Savannah Highway to purchase a pack of cigarettes. When the clerk opened the cash register, the man reached inside, grabbed a handful of cash and ran out, official said.

Officials said the man was not armed.