UPDATE: Captain D's armed robbery suspect arrested

By: Staff Email
By: Staff Email

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.

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