Deputies charge suspect in Greenville Co Handee Mart robbery - FOX Carolina 21

Deputies charge suspect in Greenville Co Handee Mart robbery

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Reported armed robbery at Handee Mart in Travelers Rest. (October 10, 2016 FOX Carolina) Reported armed robbery at Handee Mart in Travelers Rest. (October 10, 2016 FOX Carolina)
Reported armed robbery at Handee Mart in Travelers Rest. (October 10, 2016 FOX Carolina) Reported armed robbery at Handee Mart in Travelers Rest. (October 10, 2016 FOX Carolina)
Boyce Kay Couch (Courtesy: GCSO) Boyce Kay Couch (Courtesy: GCSO)
TRAVELERS REST, SC (FOX Carolina) -

Deputies said Thursday that a man had been charged in the armed robbery that occurred at a Handee Mart in Travelers Rest Monday evening.

The incident happened shortly after 6 p.m. at Handee Mart is located on Old White Horse Road in Greenville County dispatch said, and the suspect was able to flee the scene.

Investigators said  42-year-old Boyce Couch entered the store with a gun and held the clerk at gunpoint before demanding money.  Couch fled in a vehicle, which deputies learned had been stolen and were able to track down to a location off Keeler Bridge Road in Marietta. 

Couch was arrested and charged with armed robbery, possession of a weapon during a violent crime, kidnapping, and possession of a stolen vehicle.  

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