Suspect in Columbia restaurant burglary arrested - wistv.com - Columbia, South Carolina

Suspect in Columbia restaurant burglary arrested

Fred Graham Fowler, 49, was arrested by CPD on Thursday. Fred Graham Fowler, 49, was arrested by CPD on Thursday.
Someone broke into The Lunch Box on Lady Street in Columbia on Thursday morning. (WIS) Someone broke into The Lunch Box on Lady Street in Columbia on Thursday morning. (WIS)
The Lunch Box will reopen as soon as the scene is cleared. (WIS) The Lunch Box will reopen as soon as the scene is cleared. (WIS)
Witnesses say that the suspect stole a candy bar and a bottle of water from the Lunch Box. (WIS) Witnesses say that the suspect stole a candy bar and a bottle of water from the Lunch Box. (WIS)
Someone broke into The Lunch Box on Lady Street Thursday morning. (WIS) Someone broke into The Lunch Box on Lady Street Thursday morning. (WIS)
COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) -

The suspect accused of breaking into The Lunch Box on Lady Street has been arrested.

Columbia Police Department responded to the restaurant for a reported burglary on Thursday morning. 49-year-old Fred Graham Fowler is accused shattering the front door of the restaurant and is being charged with second degree burglary and larceny. 

Witnesses say that he stole a candy bar and a water bottle. CPD found that Fowler is also wanted by Rock Hill Police Department for a similar crime.

There are no reported injuries. The Lunch Box will reopen as soon as the scene is cleared, according to the owner Evelyn Crosby. 

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