Deputies: ‘Habitual shoplifter’ stole toilet tissue, beer


RICHLAND COUNTY, S.C. (WOLO) – Deputies with the Richland County Sheriff’s Department are looking for a 28-year-old suspect who they say stole toilet tissue and beer from two Bluff Road convenient stores.

Christopher Cunningham is wanted for two counts of shoplifting after going to the Dollar General on March 14 stealing four packages of toilet paper valued a $30, deputies say.

A few days later on March 25, Cunningham is accused of going to the Gadsden Community Store stealing a $12 case of beer.

Deputies say Cunningham was captured on surveillance video, which assisted investigators with his identity.

Cunningham has prior convictions dating back to 2013.

To receive up to $1000 for information about the crime or if you know where Christopher Cunnigham might be, citizens are encouraged to contact CRIMESTOPPERS in any of the following ways: call 888-CRIME-SC (888-274-6372), text to CRIMES (274637), and mark the beginning of the message with “TIPSC,” followed by the tip information or go to:, and click on the “Submit a tip” tab.

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