Suspect caught and charged after Lexington bank robbery

Steven Lamonte Brown (Source: Lexington County Detention Center)
Steven Lamonte Brown (Source: Lexington County Detention Center)

LEXINGTON, SC (WIS) - Lexington Police said a suspect involved in an armed bank robbery at Palmetto Citizens Federal Credit Union was captured and charged.

37-year-old Steven Lamonte Brown of Rock Hill is being held in the Lexington County Detention Center.

Officers responded to the call just after noon Friday. They stated they were given a description of the suspect, who fled on foot.With the help of other law enforcement agencies, they said they were able to set up a perimeter, track, and capture Brown with a K9 from the Lexington County Sheriff's Office.

Chief Terrence Green commended everyone's swift response to the situation. "We appreciate the good work by the witnesses and K9 Argos in leading our officers to apprehend the subject. To all of the officers, thanks for a job well done."

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