Cops arrest man for convenience store armed robbery

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - North Charleston police have arrested a man in connection with the April 1 armed robbery of a Kangaroo Convenience Store on North Rhett Avenue.

According to North Charleston Police spokesman Spencer Pryor, 28-year-old Mark Drayton was arrested at a residence in Ladson late Thursday night.

Police say Drayton may also be responsible for numerous convenience store robberies throughout the Lowcountry.

Drayton is being held at the Charleston County Detention Center and is expected to have a bond hearing at 8 p.m.

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