17-year-old, another juvenile charged in connection with Lake City home invasion

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LAKE CITY, S.C. (WBTW) — A 17-year-old and another juvenile were arrested in connection with a home invasion Tuesday night in Lake City, the police department said on Thursday.

The invasion happened at a home at the Cole Road Apartment, police said. The first suspect was taken into custody on scene and the 17-year-old was arrested Thursday.

Markus Antonio Woodard, 17, was charged with first-degree burglary, kidnapping, possession of a stolen vehicle, criminal conspiracy, and possession of a weapon during a violent crime. Woodard is being charged as an adult “due to the serious [nature] of the incident,” according to police.

The Lake City Police Department said no other information will be released as the investigation is ongoing. Count on News13 for updates.

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