Mt. Pleasant teen arrested following armed robbery at ATM

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (WCSC) - Investigators have arrested a 17 year old accused of an armed robbery at an ATM machine in Mount Pleasant.

The Mount Pleasant Police Department charged Malone Vanderhorst of Mount Pleasant with two counts of armed robbery, unlawful possession of a pistol and possession of a stolen pistol.

At 12:22 a.m. on Thursday, officers responded to an armed robbery call of two victims at the Bank of America ATM on 1929 Highway 17 North.

The suspect's description was provided to responding officers who then spotted the suspect.

Authorities say stolen money and a pistol believed to have been used in the robbery were recovered.

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