Florence police investigate armed robbery on Gladstone Street

FLORENCECaroline from the south — Florence police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred around noon Monday.

Police responded to a reported shooting in the 600 block of Gladstone Street and upon arrival determined that a man had been approached by a person who “displayed a firearm and demanded money to the victim,” according to a press release from the agency.

“The victim reported hearing gunshots as she ran away,” according to the report.

Officers found two shell casings at the site, but it is unclear whether the shots were fired at the victim or not. No injuries were reported.

No information on the suspect, according to the press release.