Man charged in West Ashley armed robbery
Charleston police charged a man on Friday in connection with a burglary and armed robbery at a West Ashley apartment last month.
Police say Shoan Monzell Green, 23, of Meadowlawn Drive was one of three men who entered an apartment on Ashley River Road about 1 a.m. on Sept. 20.
The men, who were armed with a pistol, stole electronics and money from the apartment, police spokesman Charles Francis said.
Green was arrested on Sept. 27 for obstruction of justice in connection with the incident.
He was served warrants at the Charleston County jail for two counts of armed robbery, two counts of kidnapping and first-degree burglary, Francis said.
Green is still being held at he jail. His bail was set at $500,000, Francis said.
The incident is still under investigation, Francis said.