According to a news release the break-in took place about 3:45 p.m. Monday at Palmetto Motors, 1901 Alan Ave The suspect is a black male wearing a black jacket, a black hat and what appears to be a goatee. Security images showed the suspect leaving in a silver car that appears to be a Chrysler 300.
The burglar pried open a window to gain entry and stole a safe that contained cash and checks, police said. Anyone with information concerning the identity of the subject should contact Sheriff's Investigator Brad Wertz at (803) 642-1789.
Anyone with information about this crime is asked to contact the Aiken County Sheriff’s Office: (800) 922-9709. Individuals also should call
Crimestoppers of the Midlands: (888) CRIME – SC.
Callers can remain anonymous and will be eligible for a cash reward of between $50 and $1,000.