Knife-wielding man steals $150 in headphones from Best Buy

Knife-wielding man steals $150 in headphones from Best Buy

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - A man is wanted after attempting to steal four pairs of wireless headphones and brandishing a knife at an astute employee who caught him, according to the Richland County Sheriff's Department.

Deputies say the man walked into the Best Buy on Two Notch Road back on Feb. 10. and attempted to steal four pairs of LG wireless headphones.

However, investigators said, an employee of the store confronted the man, but he pulled out a knife and managed to leave the store with at least two of the headsets, which were valued at $150 total.

If you have any information about this incident, you are urged to contact Crimestoppers in any of the following ways: Call 1-888-CRIME SC (888-274-6372), Text TIPSC plus your tip info to CRIMES (274637), visit www.midlandscrimestoppers.com and email a tip. Your identity will be kept anonymous, and if your tip leads to an arrest, you could be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000.

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