Suspect arrested in Pawley's Island Bakery theft

GEORGETOWN COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - The Georgetown County Sheriff's Office has arrested a man suspected of taking money from the Pawley's Island Bakery earlier this month.

Investigators have arrested 22-year-old Jimmie Singletary of Kingstree, SC and charged him with purse snatching. 

On May 10 at 1:20 p.m., a suspect entered the Pawley's Island Bakery on 10517 Ocean Highway and asked for change.

An incident report states when the employee opened the cash register, the suspect reached into the drawer and took money. The suspect then took off on foot.

Singletary was taken into custody in Williamsburg County and transported to the Georgetown County Detention Center on May 31.

He is currently being held on a $3,000 bond .

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