Suspect wanted for stealing clothes, pepper spraying employee at Old Navy store
COLUMBIA, SC (WACH) – Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott is asking for the community’s help in finding a suspect wanted for strong armed robbery.
According to Lott, the suspect entered the Old Navy at 321 Forum Drive Tuesday, Oct. 10, stole and concealed some articles of clothing and then walked out of the store without paying.
The suspect then attempted to pepper spray an employee in the face and fled the store with the stolen items. The victim wasn’t harmed, however.
The suspect was seen on video surveillance fleeing the scene in a silver Nissan Altima with a paper tag.
If you know anything about the incident, you’re asked to call Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.