ROCK HILL, S.C. (QUEEN CITY NEWS) — A Pennsylvania man has been identified following an armed robbery and officer-involved shooting Monday night, Rock Hill Police said.
David Herbert Massie, 45, has been charged with armed robbery and possession of a weapon during a violent crime. He has a bond hearing scheduled for Tuesday.
The armed robbery was reported at 6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 20, at the PNC Bank located at 1888 India Hook Road. Massie used a gun to take an undetermined amount of money and rode off on a bicycle, police said.
According to authorities, officers at the Millwood Shopping Center on Herlong Avenue saw Massie and tried to stop him when he jumped off his bicycle and showed a handgun.
The officers then fired their weapons shooting Massie in the hand and causing him to drop the gun and fall to the ground, police said. No officers were hurt.
Officials said Massie was initially taken to Piedmont Medical Center for treatment and then was released into custody.
Rock Hill Police are investigating the incident. The South Carolina State Law Enforcement Division (SLED) is also investigating the shooting.