2 identified, sought in Aiken holdup

The Aiken Department of Public Safety has issued warrants for the arrest of Sherone Nealous, 26, and for Gerren Amiker, 25., in connection with the Saturday armed robbery at an Aiken Econo Lodge hotel, 3560 Richland Avenue.

A third suspect, Debra Phillips, has already been arrested for this robbery, police said.

Both men are considered armed and dangerous, police said.

Callers may call the Aiken Department of Public Safety at 803-642-7620, or leave an anonymous message on our tip line at 803-642-7799. Callers may also call Crime stoppers of the Midlands at 1-888-CRIME-SC and remain anonymous. Callers may be eligible for a cash reward of between $50.00-$1000.00.



Savannah River Site resumes normal activity

A suspicious item was discovered Wednesday afternoon at the Savannah River National Laboratory which prompted emergency responseactivities.

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