Six arrested in Darlington County robbery

DARLINGTON COUNTY, SC (WMBF) Darlington County deputies have arrested six people who allegedly robbed a victim and pushed him out of a vehicle early Thursday morning.

Capt. Andy Locklair with the Darlington County Sheriff's Office said a victim reported he was robbed of an undisclosed amount of money as he was getting a ride from the group. He said he was attacked just after he got into the car, robbed of his money and pushed from the car.

His injuries were said to not be life threatening.

Deputies arrested Ryan Rushing, 23, and charged him with strong armed robbery. Ashley Rowe, 22, Stephanie Jeffords, 23, Eddie Sawyer, 17, Kenneth White, 21 and John McKnight, 24, have been arrested for accessory after the fact of a felony.

They all remain in the Darlington County Detention Center waiting for a bond hearing.

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