Williamsburg County man arrested and charged for armed robbery

Kendall Karon Rious was apprehended by WCSO on June 1st and is being held at the Myrtle Beach Police Department

CHARLESTON, SC (WCBD)-  Kendall Karon Rious, 22, was arrested and is currently being held by the Myrtle Beach Police Department. He is charged with Armed Robbery to include Assault and Battery 1st Degree following his arrest.

Police say on May 19th, Rious and accomplice, Anthony James Burgess, held a man in Kingstree, SC, at gunpoint and robbed him before shooting the victim.

Police received a tip of Rious using a stolen car in Myrtle Beach and apprehended him without incident on June 1st.

Burgess, 24 and from Sumter, is still at large and is considered armed and dangerous. The Williamsburg County Sheriff’s office is asking for any information regarding his whereabouts. Please call 843-355-681 ext 4537.

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