Monday, December 2, 2013
AIKEN , SC (WRDW) -- Aiken Public Safety Officers arrested a man accused in an armed robbery at Captain D's restaurant on Whiskey Rd on Nov. 27.
Officers say John Lyndon Upson is in jail charged with robbery while armed with a deadly weapon.
They say two men approached an employee who was taking out the trash, placed a gun to the employee's head and demanded another worker open the safe. Officers say the two employees were then placed in the restaurant's cooler.
Officers are still looking for a second suspect in connection to the robbery.