Richland County Sheriff’s deputies are looking for two suspects in connection with a strong armed robbery that occurred late Monday night, according to department officials.
Lt. Curtis Wilson, a department spokesman, said deputies responded to the 100 block of Connie Drive off Broad River Road at 10 p.m. after receiving a call about a strong armed robbery.
Wilson said deputies met with a female victim who said she was approached by two black male suspects who stole her handbag. When the suspects stole the handbag, the victim fell to the ground.
Deputies are currently looking for the two suspects.
Anyone with information regarding the incident should call CrimeStoppers at 1 (888)-CRIME-SC.