Two suspects arrested in armed robbery case

Two suspects arrested in armed robbery case

NORTH CHARLESTON (WCSC) - Two suspects are currently being held in connection to a local armed robbery.

Kriston Campbell, 18, and Howard Bright, 22, are both charged with Armed Robbery and Possession of a Firearm During a Violent Crime.

Officers responded to a report of an armed robbery in the 3500 block of Seiberling Road, shortly before 7:00 a.m. Sunday morning.

The victim stated he was in his driveway and was approached by a man carrying a handgun, demanding money.

The suspect snatched the victim's wallet and fled on-foot towards West Montague Avenue, where he was picked up by someone driving a brown van.

Officers later conducted a traffic stop with a brown van on I-26 westbound near the Highway 52 connector.

The passenger inside the van matched the description of the suspect.

Upon inspection of the vehicle, two handguns were recovered.

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