Walterboro man indicted for four bank heists

Sean Saxby
Sean Saxby

COLUMBIA, SC (WCSC) - A Walterboro man has been charged with four area bank robberies that occurred in late June 2010.

Sean Saxby, 39, has been charged for a June 25 robbery at the First Citizens Bank in St. George, a June 26 heist at a Wachovia branch on Sam Rittenberg Boulevard in West Ashley, and a June 29 hold-up of the Carolina First branch on Orleans Road, also in West Ashley.

In addition, Saxby is charged with attempted robbery in an incident at the Bank of America branch on Sam Rittenberg Boulevard on June 26.

If convicted on all counts, Saxby could face up to 80 years in prison and $1 million in fines should he be given the maximum sentence for each crime.

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