Pair arrested in robbery at Target store in Spartanburg

Spartanburg County deputies say Danny Cline, Jr. and Tonya Turner both face charges of strong armed robbery.

SPARTANBURG Co., S.C. (WSPA) — Deputies say two people have been charged with robbing a woman outside a Spartanburg store.

Deputies responded to a call around 6:15 p.m. Saturday at the Target store at 8199 Warren H. Abernathy Highway.

Deputies say a woman’s purse was stolen as she tried to load things she bought into her vehicle.

Arrest warrants state the victim was thrown to the ground during the robbery.

Four people saw the robbery, including one who helped the victim, and another who was able to get the tag number of the suspect’s vehicle.

The witnesses were able to provide deputies a description of the man who robbed the victim, as well as the woman who was driving the suspect vehicle.

Deputies say the suspects were arrested Sunday at their home in Greer.

The suspects are identified as Danny Joe Cline Jr., 44, and Tonya Darlene Turner, 43.

Cline and Turner are each charged with strong armed robbery.

Both remain in the Spartanburg County Detention Center under $15,000 bond, according to jail records.

Deputies say the victim suffered minor injuries in the robbery.