Police: W. Ashley man arrested for filing false report in armed robbery
WEST ASHLEY, SC (WCSC) - The Charleston Police Department has arrested a 21-year-old West Ashley man accused of filing a false police report about an armed robbery.
Investigators charged Edgar Jennings with filing a false felony police report.
Police say Jennings initially told police he was robbed on May 2 around 11 p.m. after leaving a friend's apartment at St. Andrews Gardens Apartments.
A CPD police report states Jennings later admitted to fabricating the entire incident.
Jennings was locked up at the Al Cannon Detention Center.
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