Sheriff’s department reports bank robbery suspects arrested after chase and crash on I-26
Ryan Anthony Newell and Cory Ramon Woods are being held in the Lexington County Detention Center in connection to an armed robbery.
The Monday alleged morning bank robbery ended in a crash on I-26, and the two were captured after deputies chased them.
The Lexington County Sheriff’s Department reported, about 11:30 a.m. via social media, that two suspects robbed a Wells Fargo in Chapin. A deputy chased the suspects until the crash on I-26 near Harbison Boulevard. The report said a suspect was armed.
One suspect was taken custody and a second was on the run for a briefly, the sheriff’s department said.
The collision appears caused some congestion in the eastbound lanes of I-26 near Harbison Boulevard. Deputies said there would be some delays.