Suspect held in St. Andrews service station robbery

tflach@thestate.comMay 16, 2014 

— A 39-year-oldman is facing charges in connection to the armed robbery of a St. Andrews service station early Friday, Richland County deputies said.

Tyrone Johnson was arrested following a brief search in the area around the store in the 1200 block of Bush River Road, deputies said.

He fled on foot with an unknown amount of money from the store after entering it shortly after midnight with a pistol, deputies said.

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