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More suspects charged in West Ashley armed robbery


The Charleston Police Department has arrested two more people in connection with an armed robbery at an apartment complex in West Ashley.

Investigators charged 24-year-old Levi Singleton and 25-year-old Alyssa Gibson with armed robbery and conspiracy to commit a felony. Both are being held in the Al Cannon Detention Center.

Authorities say Singleton and Gibson are accused of being involved in the planning and execution of a May 3 armed robbery. Police say Gibson was initially reported as a victim in the robbery. 

The robbery happened around 2:50 a.m. when two women were reportedly robbed as they were entering an apartment at Castlewood Apartments at 2535 North Castle Lane.

The U.S. Marshals Task Force arrested 20-year-old Demetrius Burks on July 24 in Towson, Md. and is charged with two counts of armed of armed robbery and possession of a firearm during the commission of a violent crime in connection to the May 3 robbery.

Burks was locked up at the Al Cannon Detention Center. Police are continuing the investigation.

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