Woman arrested for several armed robberies

August 25, 2006

27-year-old Sandy Dawn Akin is accused of robbing the Family Dollar stores on Sand Bar Ferry Road and Broad Street, along with a convenience store in Harrisburg.

Two of the robberies happened on January 17.

Akin was extradited to Augusta from the Aiken County Jail Wednesday.

She faces three counts of armed robbery and three counts of gun possession.