Man charged with armed robbery of local bar and grill

Man charged with armed robbery of local bar and grill
Jacob Miles Haigis

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – A 23-year-old man was arrested Monday morning following an alleged armed robbery at Island Bar and Grill in the Surfside Beach area.

Jacob Miles Haigis, 23, is charged with armed robbery and possession of a weapon during a violent crime.

According to an Horry County Police Department incident report, officers were dispatched to the establishment at 2272 Glenns Bay Road just before 1 a.m. in reference to a man with a gun. Police say while responding to the scene, the call was upgraded to an armed robbery.

Jail records show Haigis is currently being held at the J. Reuben Long Detention Center on $45,000 bond.

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