CONWAY, SC (WBTW) – Law enforcement officers have a person in custody in connection with an armed robbery.
Authorities began searching for a wanted person in an area near Galivants Ferry.
Horry County police assisted the Horry County Sheriff’s Office in a search for a man in the area of Frye Road.
Corey Roberts, of Marion, was arrested for armed robbery and a weapon violation. Following a traffic stop at the intersection of Chinners Creek Road and Frye Road, Roberts left the scene on foot.
Roberts was described as 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs about 200 pounds. He was last seen wearing a white shirt and black pants.
Community members may see an increased law enforcement presence in the area. No further information is available.
Report an suspicious activity to 843-248-1520.
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