Richland County Sheriff’s Department


RCSD Seeks Suspect(s) for Aggravated Assault

Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott is requesting the community’s assistance in locating a suspect(s) wanted for aggravated assault.

Just before 1:30 AM on Sunday, February 26, 2017, Richland County deputies responded to Palmetto Health Richland Hospital in reference to a 66 year-old male that was transported by EMS with severe facial and upper body injuries. Deputies discovered that a bystander observed the victim on the 1100 block of St Andrews Road severely beaten. The victim was taken into surgery in life-threatening condition and is currently listed in critical condition.

Richland County investigators discovered the victim’s vehicle missing, a white 1993 Nissan Altima bearing SC Tag ALM900 with missing hub caps. The Sheriff asks that if you have any information on this incident to please call Crimestoppers. To receive up to $1000 for information leading to an arrest please call, email or text your anonymous tip to:


March 01, 2017

5623 Two Notch Road 
Columbia, South Carolina 29223 
(803) 576-3000 phone (803) 576-3195 fax

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