Suspect arrested for armed robbery and assault in Aiken


Aiken, SC (WJBF) – According to the Aiken Department of Public Safety, Swiss Tyrone Council was arrested shortly before 9:00p.m. on Saturday, October 26.

Captain Abdullah with the Aiken County Sheriff’s Office confirms a search for the suspect from the armed robbery and assault in Aiken.

Officials were in the Trollyline Road, Gregg Avenue area.

According to the Aiken County Sheriff’s Office Facebook page, Aiken Bloodhound Teams, ACSO, ADPS, SLED and ATF Rage are working together to find Swiss Tyrone Council.

Council was last seen wearing camo pants. He is 5’10.

The search was called off around 5:30pm

Count on NewsChannel 6 for updates as this search continues.

Aiken, SC. (WJBF) – The Aiken Department of Public Safety is seeking your help in finding 29-year-old Swiss Tyrone Council.

Council is wanted for an robbery and attempted assault that occurred at the Enmarket on the 500 block of York Street NE.

Council is wanted for the following:

  • armed robbery
  • attempted murder
  • possession of a handgun during a violent crime
  • unlawful carrying of a pistol charges

If you have any information on the whereabouts of Swiss Tyrone Council, please contact Crimestoppers of the Midlands at 888-274-6372. Callers will remain anonymous and could receive a cash reward of up to $1000.

He is considered armed and dangerous.

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