Police: Man stole rifle from neighboring apartment unit

Chauvez Williams (Source: CCDC)
Chauvez Williams (Source: CCDC)

WEST ASHLEY, SC (WCSC) - A man has been charged with a burglary at a unit in the same West Ashley apartment complex he lived in.

Charleston police spokesman Charles Francis said 28-year-old Chauvez Williams, who lives at an apartment at 1900 Hazelwood Drive, was arrested Tuesday.

According to an incident report, the burglary happened at a unit in the same apartment building.

Police say Williams kicked in the front door of the apartment around 8 p.m. on Nov. 16 and stole a rifle.  The incident report states the rifle was a 995 Highpoint, valued at roughly $400.

Williams was taken to the Charleston County Detention Center.  He is charged with first-degree burglary.

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