Police arrest man they say robbed an elderly woman

WEST ASHLEY, SC (WCSC) - The Charleston Police Department has arrested a man wanted in connection with an armed robbery that occurred Wednesday.

According to police, two men robbed an elderly female at gunpoint after she exited her vehicle and began walking to her apartment. The robbery occurred on North Woodmere Drive around 10:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Warrants were issued Friday for Richard Eugene Porter, 21, of 1755 Ashley Hall Road.

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