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Deputies arrest Soldiers Grove man in Viola business burglary

VIOLA (WKOW) — Deputies arrested a man they say is behind a burglary in Richland County.

The Richland County Sheriff’s Department says someone broke into Shear Bliss Beauty Salon in Viola sometime during the overnight hours of Wednesday, August 7.

Investigators say cash and other items were taken.

Evidence from the scene led investigators to 21-year-old Zach Alexander of Soldiers Grove. When deputies got into contact with Alexander, they say he admitted to the burglary.

Alexander was arrested and was booked into jail on a felony burglary and theft charge.

Kevin Millard

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