Empolyees prevent Bluff Rd. robbery

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - Authorities say around 5:30 Monday morning a suspect entered Rick's Party Shop on Bluff Road armed with a handgun and demanded money.

The employees attempted to subdue the suspect, and in the process, several shots were fired. Luckily, no one was hit, but we're told one person was injured with burns from the muzzle of the gun.

Richland County Sheriff's Deputies responded and arrested Corey Brown.

Details are limited - we'll post more information as it becomes available.

Posted by Bryce Mursch