Assault, 1st Degree Burglary, Kidnapping

Two people arrested Friday have been charged following an alleged Burglary, Assault, Kidnapping and Armed Robbery in Joanna. 30-year-old Andrew Kyle Abercrombie of Palmetto Street, Clinton and 33-year-old Tiffany Neal Johnson of Copeland Street, Clinton are charged by the Sheriff’s Office with 1st Degree Burglary, Assault and Battery in the 1st Degree, Possession of a Weapon in a Violent Crime, Kidnapping and Armed Robbery. Warrants citing an investigation by Deputy Nations alleged Abercrombie and Johnson entered a dwelling on Sumter Street, Joanna Friday while armed with a pistol and struck the resident and tied him to a chair. They’re further accused of taking debit cards from the victim.

Cash or surety bonds were set totaling $95,000 for each suspect. Both Andrew Kyle Abercrombie and Tiffany Neal Johnson remained in the Johnson Detention Center this morning.

Ms. Johnson was arrested by Clinton Police Lt. Anderson, who charged her with Obtaining Goods under False Pretenses, in Clinton. She’s accused of obtaining $184 last July by signing another person’s name to a check. A $2,500 bond was set on that charge for Ms. Johnson.