The Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office has been investigating the March 18th burglary of Carpino Liquor Store in Scammon.  

“During the course of this investigation, our agency and the Weir Police Department was able to work in a coordinated effort to identify and locate the suspect,” stated Cherokee County Sheriff David Groves.

Richard L Coles, 22, of Weir, faces charges of Burglary, Theft, and Criminal Damage to Property.

He is currently free from custody after posting $8,000.00 bond.