60-year-old charged in Wednesday credit union holdup

-- Rachael Myers LoweFebruary 15, 2013 

Lawrence Graham Jordan

CPD

— Columbia police arrested 60-year-old Lawrence Graham Jordan after a call to the Crimie Stopper tip line, Police Chief Randy Scott said in a news release.

Jordan was wanted in connection to the armed robbery of the Palmetto Citizens Federal Credit Union at 1320 Washington Street Wednesday afternoon.

After being spotted Thursday walking on River Drive, Jordan ran to Hammond Village on Marlboro Street, a police investigator said. Jordan was arrested there without further incident.

Jordan was being held at the Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center Thursday night.

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