Two arrested in West Ashley burglaries

Romel B. Chaplin

Charleston Police have charged a man in connection with two West Ashley burglaries that occurred between Aug. 4 and Aug. 7 on Jobee and Parkwood Estates drives.

Police also have charged a woman in the Parkwood Estates Drive burglary.

Among items stolen were a laptop, an iPhone, jewelry and two pocket knives.

Romel B. Chaplin, 27, of North Woodmere Drive, is charged with two counts of second-degree burglary and two counts of financial transaction card fraud, according to police. The fraud charges stem from the use of a credit card stolen during one of the burglaries.

Katherine Eve Holliday, 25, of Blockade Lane is charged with second-degree burglary, according to police.

Chaplin and Holliday are being held in the Charleston County jail.

The investigation is ongoing.