MARION, SC (WMBF) – A man was arrested Wednesday in connection with armed robberies at a Walmart and a jewelry store in Marion.
According to a Marion Police Department news release, the Walmart and jewelry store robberies happened May 12 and June 9, respectively.
Kevin Lamont Rowell Jr., 22, of Marion was charged with two counts of accessory before the fact of armed robbery and two counts of accessory after the fact of armed robbery.
Police Chief Dewayne Tennie said an arrest was made thanks to the awareness of citizens recognizing who does and does not stay in their neighborhoods.
Contact MPD at 843-423-8616 with information on other people involved.