Two others charged in string of Midlands armed robberies

Two others charged in string of Midlands armed robberies

(WIS) - Investigators have charged two other individuals in connection with a string of Midlands armed robberies that happened in June.

Devontre Jackson, 26, and Jason Timmons,18, have been charged with armed robbery, possession of a weapon during a violent crime and conspiracy for two armed robberies at the Corner Pantry on Platt Springs Rd.

Both have been charged with other robberies in different jurisdictions.

Investigators also previously charged De'Avian Young with armed robbery, kidnapping, and conspiracy in both incidents. Young was arrested by the Lexington County Sheriff's Department for similar crimes committed in their jurisdiction.

This was a collaborative investigation between Springdale Police, Richland County Sheriff's Department, Lexington County Sheriff's Department, West Columbia PD, and Cayce DPS.

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