U.S. Marshals arrest another suspect in West Ashley home invasion

Another arrest has been made in connection with a December home invasion in West Ashley.

Three men forced their way through the front door of a house on Ashley River Road about 3 a.m. Dec. 12, taped up three residents at gunpoint and robbed them, according to the Charleston County Sheriff’s Office.

The victims included a 78-year-old woman and an 81-year-old man, according to the report.

On Thursday, U.S. marshals arrested Jasmane Simpson, 28, on Corsair Street in Dorchester County, according to the Charleston County Sheriff’s Office.

Simpson will be charged with three counts of kidnapping, first-degree burglary, armed robbery, first-degree assault and battery and possession of weapon during the commission of a violent crime, according to the Sheriff’s Office.

Brian Leigh Bivens, 20, of Barnhill Road in Ladson was arrested Dec. 18. Bivens faces the same charges but one less kidnapping count.

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