Man arrested in connection with two armed robberies in Burton
BEAUFORT, S.C. (WCIV) -- A Seabrook man was arrested in connection with two armed robberies of Burton businesses, said officials with the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office.
Marvin Ellis Frazier, 46, was arrested Friday at his home on Delaney Circle.
Officials said witnesses identified Frazier as the man who robbed the China Wok restaurant on Shanklin Road on Jan. 2. Investigators obtained warrants for charges of armed robbery, possession of a weapon during the commission of a violent crime and felon in possession of a handgun.
Frazier was also identified as the suspect in the armed robbery a Sunhouse Petroleum on Trask Parkway on Jan. 5. Frazier was charged with armed robbery, kidnapping, possession of a weapon during the commission of a violent crime, felon in possession of a handgun, and pointing and presenting a firearm at a person.
Officials are still investigating both incidents. If you have any information, you are asked to call the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office at (843) 255-3418 or Crime Stoppers at 554-1111.