Beaufort News

Hearing postponed for Bluffton man accused in armed robbery

A preliminary hearing for a Bluffton man accused of an armed robbery in Savannah was postponed Thursday.

Dwayne Smith, 31, of Bluffton was charged Oct. 4 in Beaufort County with aggravated assault, armed robbery and possession of a firearm. He was later extradited to Savannah.

Smith is in the Chatham County Detention Center awaiting a bond hearing with a Superior Court judge, according to court records.

His preliminary hearing was set for 2 p.m. Nov. 3.