Tips from community lead to arrest of Cayce strong armed robbery suspect

Arrest made in strong armed robbery
Published: Jul. 12, 2018 at 3:34 PM EDT|Updated: Jul. 19, 2018 at 11:23 AM EDT
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CAYCE, SC (WIS) - The Cayce Department of Public Safety has announced that a strong armed robbery suspect is now in custody.

Matthew Alexander Young, 32, was arrested for involvement in a strong armed robbery incident that happened on July 10 at 1201 Knox Abbott Drive.

Surveillance video showed him entering Crescom Bank wearing an American flag shirt and striped pants. Young has been charged with Strong Arm Robbery and will also be held in violation of his parole.

The Cayce Department of Public Safety officials announced that they would like to thank the Midlands Community for sharing the information and calling in tips that lead to Young's arrest.

The U.S. Marshal's Columbia, South Carolina Fugitive Task Force also assisted in apprehending Young. He is currently in custody at the Lexington County Detention Center.

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