Two Spartanburg Men Charged

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By 106.3 WORD

Two Spartanburg men have been charged following two armed robberies early Tuesday morning.

The Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office reports around 4:00 AM two suspects robbed the Scotchman on Battleground Road.

Deb’s Mini Mart on Chesnee Highway was robbed approximately one hour later.

Suspect Houston Dale Scruggs Arrested and Charged with Two Counts of Armed Robbery

Using surveillance video and witness interviews, investigators determined that both robberies were committed by the same pair driving the same vehicle.

​According to authorities, school resource officers who work in Chesnee found the vehicle in a McDonald's parking lot a few hours later.

Suspect Jordan Brice Mann Arrested and Charged with Two Counts of Armed Robbery

18-year-old Houston Dale Scruggs and 21-year-old Jordan Brice Mann were arrested and charged with two counts of armed robbery each.

According to deputies, both suspects confessed in separate interviews.

Scruggs and Mann are currently held at the Spartanburg County Detention Center on $80,000 bond.