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Summerville man sentenced to 25 years for armed robbery, stabbing

SUMMERVILLE, S.C. (WCBD) - Judge sentences Summerville man 25 years in prison after being convicted of Armed Robbery and Assault and Battery of a High and Aggravated Nature by the Dorchester County Jury.

First Circuit Solicitor David M. Pascoe announces that 25 year old, Tyreece Stokes of Summerville, South Carolina, was sentenced last night to 25 years in prison by the Honorable Clifton Newman after being convicted of Armed Robbery and Assault and Battery of a High and Aggravated Nature by the Dorchester County Jury, according to the news release.  

The case was prosecuted by First Assistant Solicitor Donald Sorenson and Assistant Solicitor Ryan Templeton.  

These charges follow an incident on Weber Road in Summerville on September 1, 2016 in which the Defendant robbed and stabbed a young mother of four who was sitting in her car on her cell phone, according to the news release.  The victim was stabbed through her left eye into her brain and in her left chest with a steak knife.  

The case was investigated by detectives with the Summerville Police Department.     
 


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