Man accused of shooting store clerk during armed robbery arrested, charged


FLORENCE COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – A Lake City man was arrested Wednesday in connection to the armed robbery of Rob’s ABC store on U.S. Highway 52 on May 9, according to a news release from the Florence County Sheriff’s Office.

Deion Levante Felder, 21, is charged with one count of attempted murder, armed robbery and possession of a deadly weapon during the commission of a violent crime.

Deputies say Felder entered the store with a handgun and demanded money from the clerk. After a brief struggle, the clerk was shot and Felder fled the scene, the release says. The clerk was treated at a local hospital and has since been released.

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Felder is currently being held at the Florence County Detention Center awaiting a bond hearing.

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