34-year-old charged in attempted robbery at Bank of America

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WEST ASHLEY, S.C. (WCBD) – A 34-year-old man has been charged for attempted bank robbery in West Ashley.

According to Charleston Police, a man tried to rob the Bank of America on Ashley Crossing just before 4:00 p.m. Tuesday afternoon.

Bank customers called 911 describing a man with a gun demanding money.

When police arrived, they set up a perimeter outside and upon entering the bank, they located the man who matched the caller’s description.

Kenneth Early Broadney Jr.

Kenneth Early Broadney, Jr. was arrested at the scene without incident, according to a police report.

He is lodged at the Al Cannon Detention Center. No one was injured during the robbery.

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