Deputies, police search for attempted burglary suspect in Lake City

LAKE CITY, SC (WMBF) – Florence County deputies and Lake City Police were out searching for an attempted burglary suspect Tuesday morning.

Lake City Police Chief Joseph Cooper said that at about 6 a.m. Tuesday, the suspect was seen leaving a residence on Wallace Street in which the alarm went off. Police secured the residence and began searching for the suspect.

The Florence County Sheriff's Office assisted Lake City Police in searching for the suspect with tracking dogs, according to FCSO's Major Mike Nunn.

Authorities recovered some of the stolen property, but no suspect was apprehended.

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