Armed Robbery

Suspect Wanted in Waffle House Armed Robbery

Timothy Napoleon RICHLAND COUNTY, S.C. (WOLO) – Deputies with the Richland County Sheriff’s Department are looking for a suspect who allegedly robbed an employee at the Bluff Road Waffle House at gunpoint. 21-year-old Timothy Napoleon is accused of going to the eatery on May 30, where he then demanded money from the victim and fled with $300. Officials say no one…

Police: Suspect Gets Ride from Store, Then Robs Driver

1/3 Show Caption Hide Caption 2/3 Show Caption Hide Caption 3/3 Show Caption Hide Caption RICHLAND COUNTY, S.C. (WOLO) – A man is wanted by the Richland County Sheriff’s Department after he allegedly robbed a victim that provided him with a ride from the convenience store. Authorities say just before 3 a.m. on Thursday, June 2 in the 800 Block of Beatty…

Suspect in Armed Robbery Apprehended in Maryland

RICHLAND COUNTY, S.C. (WOLO) – A teen wanted in connection to an armed robbery in May was taken into custody last week by the Richland County Sheriff’s Department and the U.S. Marshals Office in Maryland. On Thursday, June 2, authorities arrested Mark Cato, after they allege that he went to an electronics repair shop to drop off a phone and…

CPD Investigating Armed Robbery at Vista Restaurant

Matt Perron COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) – The Columbia Police Department is investigating an armed robbery at a restaurant in the Vista Thursday morning. According to the CPD Twitter account, officers were called to the scene of Hickory Tavern on Senate Street around 8 a.m. Officials tell ABC Columbia that a black male presented a handgun a demanded money. ABC Columbia has…

Suspects Sought in Convenience Store Robbery

1/5 Show Caption Hide Caption 2/5 Show Caption Hide Caption 3/5 Show Caption Hide Caption 4/5 Show Caption Hide Caption 5/5 Show Caption Hide Caption RICHLAND COUNTY, S.C. (WOLO) – Deputies with the Richland County Sheriff’s Department are searching for two suspects who they say were caught on camera robbing a local convenience store. Authorities say the two armed suspects…

Tip Leads to Arrest of Suspect Wanted for Armed Robbery

RICHLAND COUNTY, S.C. (WOLO) — Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott said citizen’s tips lead to the arrest of a female suspect wanted for armed robbery Wednesday night. Kayla Moore, 17, was taken in to custody at her home a few hours after she allegedly robbed the Little Caesars Pizza located at 7840 Garners Ferry Road. Authorities say that at 1:30…

2 Teens Accused of Robbing Man of Cell Phone at Gunpoint

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) — Two teenagers were arrested Wednesday night after they robbed a man in the 6300 hundred block of Fairfield Road at gunpoint. Authorities say 18-year-old Diamante Watts and a 14-year-old male accomplice road up behind the 23-year-old victim as he walked along Fairfield Road and demanded his cell phone.   The pair fled on their bikes and were later arrested by…

Sheriff: Two suspects wanted for armed robbery of special needs man

RICHLAND COUNTY, S.C (WOLO) —  Richland County Sheriff’s deputies are requesting the community’s assistance in locating two suspects wanted for kidnapping and armed robbery of a victim with special needs. Authorities say that on Wednesday, December 20, 2015 the victim was walking down the 3000 block of Broad River Road when he was approached by two male suspects who forced him into the vehicle at…

RCSD Deputies Search for Suspect Wanted in Armed Robbery

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) — A man is wanted for armed robbery after he hit a store employee in the head with a gun before being chased off by the victim with a bat. Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott said deputies are looking for a black male, with a medium build who was seen entering the Raceway in the 2100 block of…