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Home  |  News  |  West Columbia Police Need Information on Suspect in Lewd Act

West Columbia Police Need Information on Suspect in Lewd Act
Wednesday, May 2, 2012

 
West Columbia, SC – The West Columbia Police Department is seeking the assistance of the public in identifying a man who recently assaulted a juvenile.

According to Chief Dennis Tyndall, the incident occurred on April 8th at approximately 6:18 p.m. The juvenile victim accepted a ride from an unknown white male while walking on Knox Abbot Drive in Cayce. The suspect began driving erratically and the victim asked to be let out of the vehicle. The suspect then pulled into a parking lot at 1303 Charleston Highway. He then inappropriately touched the victim and made a sexual reference. The victim got out of the vehicle and called police.

The suspect is a white male between 60-70 years of age with gray hair. He was wearing large sunglasses. Video photos obtained by the investigator show the suspect was driving what appears to be a 2009-2011 Volkswagen Jetta Sportwagen with black rims. Anyone with information or similar incidents is asked to contact the West Columbia Police Department at 803-794-0721.

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