Man charged in connection with bank robbery
Jul 27, 2010 4:52:00 PM - thestate.com
A 40-year-old man has been charged in connection with the robbery of a Palmetto Citizen's Federal Credit Union, the Richland County Sheriffs Department announced Tuesday.
Curtis Ray Schoclet was charged with armed robbery and kidnapping in the incident Monday at Palmetto Citizen's branch on Atrium Way, according to the department, adding the kidnapping charge stems from the suspect holding a teller against her will with a gun while demanding money.
An anonymous tip led officers to arrest the suspects arrest Tuesday at his home. Schoclet was being held at the Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center while awaiting a bond hearing.
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