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2:34 am on Wednesday July 20, 2011

Would-be robber foiled in attempted holdup of Lady's Island grocery store

BCSO Shawn Treven Wallace An interesting press release has made its way over regarding an attempted robbery last night at the Food Lion on Lady's Island. Below is the full release from the Beaufort County Sherif's office, but, basically, the would-...
8:51 am on Monday May 9, 2011

Pellet gun shooting at Bluffton home leaves one man injured

Flickr user lindsay.dee.bunny A 32-year old man was shot and robbed while at home in his apartment complex, according to a statement released by the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office Monday, May 9. According to victim's report, the man was waling to...
2:47 am on Wednesday February 2, 2011

Chinese restaurant in Cross Creek center robbed by two armed men (update: likely no link)

Flickr user massdistraction Update February 2: The Island Packet has a follow on this one that says the robberies likely aren't linked to the rash of similar robberies in the region. Read the paper's general follow here. First reporting January 28...
3:52 am on Thursday December 23, 2010

SLED, Beaufort County and Lowcountry authorities search for 'Asian Restaurant Robbers' (Updated)

Flickr user jayneandd Updated December 23: The Island Packet has a report on the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office joining the search for the "Asian Restaurant Robbers." The Packet confirms that the only Beaufort County robbery that's part of the...
4:13 pm on Monday December 6, 2010

One suspect arrested in string of Charleston-area Chinese restaurant robberies

The accused Jabulani Namdi.Being officially accused of a role in the April robbery of the China Chef restaurant on St. James Avenue in April 2010, Jabulani Namdi has been charged with armed robbery. But for now police are keeping mum on if he ma...
1:00 pm on Tuesday November 16, 2010

Another Charleston-area Chinese restaurant robbed (updated x6: Summerville spot takes a hit)

Image by Flickr user Auraelius Update December 6: Police may have a suspect in custody. Update November 16: We're beginning to sound like a broken record here, but another Chinese restaurant in the area has been robbed. Make that 18 robberies and...
7:11 am on Tuesday June 17, 2008

Armed robberies on the rise

This year has seen a rise in armed robberies in Charleston County, and those robberies have become more violent, according to officials. So far, this year has seen 15 more armed robberies than at the same time last year, the Charleston County...
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