Police arrest teens, 12-year-old following attempted strong armed robbery on King St.

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - The Charleston Police Department has arrested three females aged 17, 13, and 12  who were caught on camera during an attempted strong armed robbery at Victoria's Secret.

The robbery happened at the store on 254 King Street on Sept. 20.

A news release says the three females tried to leave the store with a bag full of items around 1:00 p.m. One of the females sprayed the manager with pepper spray when she tried to stop them.

Breiona Terry of North Charleston, 17, and the two juveniles are charged with attempted strong armed robbery. Terry is being held at the Al Cannon Detention Center, and the juveniles were released to their guardians.

The release says information from the community helped investigators identify the suspects.

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