Tips helps arrest armed robbery suspect in Aiken

Travis Glanton (Source: Aiken County Detention Center)
Travis Glanton (Source: Aiken County Detention Center)

AIKEN, SC (WIS) - A 33-year-old man wanted in connection to a robbery at Kay Jewelers inside the Aiken Mall is arrested.

With help from Aiken County Sheriff's Deputies, the Aiken Department of Public Safety was able to take Travis Glanton into custody after receiving a tip. He is charged with armed robbery and is being held in the Aiken County Detention Center. His bail was set at $100,000.

The Aiken Department of Public Safety indicated the suspect entered the store, told the clerk he had a gun in his pocket, and threatened to shoot her if she didn't comply. Officers say he was able to take off with a number of rings.

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