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October 2012 Newsletter


Burglary Suspect Arrested

On October 25th, 2012, 32 year old STEVEN JASON KUEHNER of 1640 Ribaut Rd in Port Royal was arrested and charged with 3 counts of Burglary in the 2nd Degree. Kuehner is accused of unlawfully entering several of the apartments where he was working as a maintenance man and stealing precious metals and collectables.

Investigators developed Kuehner as a suspect when it was discovered that he was pawning and selling the items at local businesses. Many of the items which included jewelry and silver flatware have been recovered by investigators. Investigators are still following up on several leads and this investigation is ongoing.

Kuehner is currently being held on $50,000.00 bond at the Beaufort County Detention Center.

Anyone with information about this case or this person is encouraged to contact the Port Royal Police Department at 843.986.2220 or prpd@portroyal.org.