2 charged in armed robberies

CLEMSON — Two people have been charged in connection with a trio of armed robberies in Clemson last week.

Elijah Tahir Thomas, of Greer, was charged Wednesday with armed robbery in connection with an armed robbery at the Stop-A-Minit at 1014 Tiger Blvd. in Clemson a little after 2 a.m. June 17.

Clemson police then announced Friday that Thomas had been charged with two more counts in connection with two other robberies that happened early on the morning of June 15. The first was reported on College Avenue at 12:22 a.m., and the other was reported on Clemson Street just moments later at 12:35 a.m.

In addition to the charges filed against Thomas, police announced Friday that 17-year-old Elijah Keith Sweet of Taylors is charged

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