Suspect arrested in Cayce robberies
Mar 22, 2011 5:07:00 PM - thestate.com
A man found sleeping in his vehicle has been charged in connection with at least three armed robberies in recent days.
Cayce Department of Public Safety officers and Lexington County Sheriff's deputies arrested Richard Dean Dougherty Jr. around 9 a.m. today.
Dougherty was found by a Cayce offer as the suspect slept in his vehicle at an empty business in the 3000 block of Charleston Highway, the Department of Public Safety said.
Dougherty is a suspect in armed robberies Monday morning at the Lil Cricket and the Karatu convenience stores. He also could be charged by the Lexington County Sheriff's Department for another Monday morning armed robbery, at Stuckies Pitt Stop.
Dougherty was being held today at the Lexington County Detention Center.
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