Suspect wanted for trying to break into ATM with shotgun
COLUMBIA (WACH) - An unsuccessful attempt to break into an ATM on Broad River Road has one suspect wanted by authorities.
Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott says the incident occurred around 3 a.m. Thursday, October 4 at an ATM on Broad River Road.
The suspect is wanted for discharging a firearm and destruction of private property.
According to Lott, deputies determined the suspect fired a shotgun at the ATM in an attempt to get inside, but he was unable to break into the machine.
The suspect is described by authorities as a man who was wearing a white long sleeve shirt or hoodie and dark pants at the time of the incident.
Anyone with information on the suspect's whereabouts is asked to contact CrimeStoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.