Police: 4 charged in connection to Horry County robbery, kidnapping

Police: 4 charged in connection to Horry County robbery, kidnapping
From left: Shaquille Blakeley, Lenna Krull, Lana Small and Tirana Small. (Source: JRLDC)

HORRY COUNTY, S.C. (WMBF) – Four people face charges in connection to a reported robbery and kidnapping in Horry County, according to police.

The Horry County Police Department said at around midnight Friday, officers responded to the Taco Bell on Socastee Boulevard for reports of a robbery at the drive-thru.

Officials said the victim of the robbery was then kidnapped. The victim has since been found and is safe.

The incident did not involve any employees of the Taco Bell, officials said.

HCPD later confirmed the identifies four people taken into custody in connection to the incident.

Online records show Shaquille Blakeley, Lenna Krull, Lana Small and Tirana Small were all booked into J. Reuben Long Detention Center Friday morning.

All four were each charged with kidnapping, armed robbery and possession of a weapon during a violent crime. All four are being held under $25,000 bonds for the kidnapping and armed robbery charges, respectively. A $5,000 bond was also given to each suspect for the weapons charges.

All four suspects are still being held at the detention center as of Friday evening.

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