Man arrested for armed carjacking spree in Aiken

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013

Aiken, SC – The Aiken County Sheriff’s Office has arrested the man wanted for an armed carjacking spree.

Officials say 49-year-old John Henry Blocker was arrested in Richmond County.

They say a week ago Blocker forced a victim out of his car by gunpoint on Outing Club Road. The say he fired several shots and fled the area in the victim's car.

The latest incident happened October 20th in the BI-LO Parking Lot in Clearwater. A woman told deputies he pointed a gun at her and drove away in her car.

Blocker had an additional warrant for his arrest for receiving stolen goods from a previous incident in September.


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