Man has ATV stolen near Churchdale Road in Beaufort County - WTOC-TV: Savannah, Beaufort, SC, News, Weather & Sports

Man has ATV stolen near Churchdale Road in Beaufort County

Posted: Updated:
BEAUFORT CO., SC (WTOC) -

An online sale turned into a real life robbery in the Lowcountry.

Somebody contacted Daquan Roberts on Facebook about buying his four-wheeler. The would-be buyer went to Roberts' home, checked out the four-wheeler and agreed on a price.

Roberts then let the man drive the ATV as he rode on the back.

When the man drove to a wooded area between Churchdale Road and Burton Wells Park, when a masked man stepped out of the woods and pointed a gun at them.

The masked man hit Roberts with the gun and the would-be buyer drove off with the ATV. Roberts fought back and called the police after subduing the other man.

The man, Byron Habersham, is in the hospital.

Beaufort County Sheriff's deputies are investigating with charges pending.

Copyright 2014 WTOC. All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow