Conway man charged with robbing couple while armed

Conway man charged with robbing couple while armed

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – A Conway man remained in jail Tuesday after he was arrested for allegedly robbing a man and woman of their cellphones while armed with a gun.

According to online records from the J. Reuben Long Detention Center, Micha Queshawn Dennison, 19, was charged with two counts of armed robbery and one count of possession of a weapon during a violent crime.

His bond was set at $250,000.

An Horry County Police Department incident report stated the robbery happened on Dec. 18 near Christy Way and S.C. 90 in the Little River area.

The suspect was reportedly a passenger in the couple's vehicle and was going to purchase a used cellphone from the woman.

While heading to the suspect's home, he allegedly asked the two to pull onto a dirt road, where he pulled the weapon and demanded both of their cellphones, the report stated.

The phones were valued at $350 each, according to the report.

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