Third man charged in January robbery
Thursday, May 02, 2013 10:14 AM
A third person has been arrested in connection with a January incident in which a man allegedly was shot while attempting to rob another man.
Greenwood Police have arrested Marceles Maximillian Lawrence, 28, of Barkwood Drive, Greenwood, and charged him with attempted armed robbery and possession of a weapon during the commission of a crime.
Previously arrested in the case were David Dickson II, 21, of Wheatfield Drive, who was charged with attempted armed robbery, and James Emily, 26, of North Street, who was charged with unlawful carrying of a pistol and attempting to purchase marijuana.
According to law enforcement officials, on the night of Jan. 20, Lawrence and Dickson conspired together to rob Emily. When Lawrence and Dickson attempted to rob Emily, Emily reportedly pulled out a handgun and shot Lawrence, in self-defense.
Lawrence was taken to Self Regional Medical Center shortly after the incident.