Burglary Suspects Captured on Video

BLYTHEWOOD (Jan. 6, 2016) – The Richland County Sheriff’s Department is searching for two suspects who stole tools and wiring worth more than $2,000 from a home under construction last month.

According to the Sheriff’s Department, the suspects cut a lock on a storage shed at a home construction site at 104 LongCreek Plantation Drive just after 7 a.m. on Dec. 19. The suspects then made off with several tools and copper wire worth $2,800.

Video surveillance equipment at the site captured images of the suspects, the Sheriff’s Department said. Both are described as black males, approximately 30-35 years old. One suspect is approximately 6-feet tall and was wearing a bandana around his head during the burglary, while the second suspect was described as having long dreadlocks in his hair.

The Sheriff’s Department is asking anyone with any information related to this incident to call 1-888-CRIME-SC.