Richland County authorities are again appealing to the public’s help in finding Cartez Daquan Roper, 22, who is a suspect in an early morning assault on a man and woman in their Fairfield Road home in north Richland County.
Shortly after 12:30 am, June 3, Roper and another unidentified man allegedly forced their way into the home at 5501 Fairfield Road and demanded money. Roper is accused of injuring the woman in the upper body.
Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott said Roper “is considered dangerous and needs to be taken off the streets.”
Roper is wanted on a series of charges including strong armed robbery, assault, and burglary.
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Anyone with information about Roper’s whereabouts or others that may have been involved in the June 3rd assault are asked to call CrimeStoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC, text CRIMES (274637) and mark the beginning of the message with “TIPSC” followed by the tip information, or log onto www.midlandscrimestoppers.com and click on the red “Submit a tip” tab.