Five men charged in string of robberies in Goose Creek area

Arrested have been made in a recent rash of armed robberies and a home invasion in the Goose Creek area, according to the Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office.

Four armed robberies and a home invasion were reported in the Sunrise Mobile Home Park on Red Bank Road between Sept. 24 and Oct. 14, according to Sheriff’s Office spokesman Dan Moon.

Deputies have jailed five men in connection with the incidents, he said.

Nicholas Berry, 19, of Goose Creek is charged with armed robbery, two counts of first-degree burglary, four counts of first-degree assault and battery and strong armed robbery. His total bail was set at $665,445.

James Robert Reid, 21, of Goose Creek is charged with armed robbery with a deadly weapon and first-degree assault and battery. His total bail was set at $250,620.

Jahleel Jamal Simmons, 17, of Goose Creek is charged with two counts of armed robbery, four counts of first-degree assault and battery and first-degree burglary. His total bail was set at $640,000.

George R. Cannon, 18, of North Charleston is charged with armed robbery with a deadly weapon, first-degree burglary, three counts of first-degree assault and battery and strong armed robbery. His total bail was set at $425,000.

Reginald Layette Williams, 30, of Goose Creek is charged with first-degree burglary. His total bail was set at $240,000.

All five men are being held in the Berkeley County jail.