Charleston County searching for suspect who stole firearms from Johns Island home

Charleston County sheriff’s investigators say this man stole two firearms from a Johns Island home in June.

Charleston County sheriff’s investigators are asking for help in identifying a man they say stole two firearms from a Johns Island home.

The burglary happened June 7 on River Road, according to a release. The suspect is described as a 19- to 25-year-old Hispanic male and was caught on surveillance footage walking through the victims’ home carrying their belongings.

He stole a .357-caliber pistol and a 12-gauge shotgun, according to the release.

Anyone with information about the suspect is asked to contact Detective Andrew Miller at 529-5327 or via email at, or call Charleston County dispatch at 743-7200.

Reach Melissa Boughton at 937-5594 or at