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Surveillance tape released of Bluffton burglary, arson suspects

The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office released video images Friday of suspects in Thursday's attempted burglary and arson of the Top Dollar Pawn Shop at 10 Kitties Landing Road and a burglary at nearby Sebastian Multiservices.

Bluffton Township Fire District personnel responded to the pawn shop fire at about 2 a.m., and then to another arson about 15 minutes later at Easy 2 Own Furnishings at 21 Simmonsville Road, according to the Bluffton Police Department.

Law enforcement officers say the fires started after flaming objects were thrown into the stores. It was revealed Friday that the Sebastian Multiservices was robbed Thursday.

Video surveillance taped the suspects at each location, but their faces were concealed.

Anyone with information about these incidents is asked to call sheriff's Cpl. Jeff Moran at 843-255-3422 or the Southern Beaufort County Duty Investigator at 843-524-2777.