Suspect who pulled knife on Bi-Lo employee arrested say police

Charles Ankrum (Greenville Co. Detention Center)

GREENVILLE, S.C. (WSPA) – Officers have arrested a suspect who allegedly pulled a knife on a grocery store employee.

Police say it happened around 8:40 a.m. Friday at the Bi-Lo at 1315 S. Pleasantburg Dr. in Greenville.

A store employee confronted a shoplifter and the suspect pulled a knife on the employee, according to police.

Greenville police and sheriff’s deputies tracked the suspect with K-9s to the Super Lodge.

Charles Ankrum, 22, has been charged with attempted armed robbery, resisting arrest and possession of a weapon during a violent crime, according to jail records.

He’s in the Greenville County Detention Center.