Deputies arrest man wanted in multiple car break-ins

Deputies arrest man wanted in multiple car break-ins
Joseph Hiott (Source: Berkeley County Sheriff's Office)

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. (WCSC) - Berkeley County deputies arrested a man facing multiple charges in connection with car break-ins at three businesses in Summerville.

Joseph Wade Hiott, 51, faces five counts of breaking into a motor vehicle and one count of financial transaction card theft, according to the sheriff’s office.

All of the charges are felonies.

Deputies responded on June 6 to the 1800 block of North Main Street in Summerville where multiple businesses reported vehicles had been broken into. Victims reported items were stolen at each location.

The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office has made an arrest after identifying a man wanted in connection to multiple vehicle...

Posted by Berkeley County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Hiott was being held in the Hill-Finklea Detention Center.

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