United States Virginia change
Sri Lanka Breaking News
Sri Lanka parliament
vivalankaSri Lanka newsSri Lanka businessSri Lanka sportsSri Lanka technologySri Lanka travelSri Lanka videosSri Lanka eventssinhala newstamil newsSri Lanka business directory
vivalanka advertising
Menu
Stay Connected
facebooktwittermobile
Popular Searches
T20 World Cup
Sponsored Links
Sri Lanka Explorer

Tip leads to robbery suspect arrest

May 13, 2011 6:55:00 AM - thestate.com
A man accused of assaulting a store clerk and stealing money has been arrested by Columbia police after a tip-off about his location.

Michael Thomas Richardson was arrested Thursday after a Crime Stopper tip. He is being held at the Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center on a charge of armed robbery and first-degree assault and battery.

Police say a man identified as Richardson walked into a Circle K on Garners Ferry Road around 3:20 a.m. Thursday and demanded money from an employee, warning that he had a gun. The robber walked behind the counter, struck the employee on the head, took some money and left on foot.

USA, South Carolina: (Latest Stories)