- Associated Press - Friday, November 27, 2015

FLORENCE, S.C. (AP) - Authorities have apprehended an inmate who escaped from the Palmer Pre-Release Center in Florence County.

South Carolina Department of Corrections spokeswoman Stephanie Givens says in a news release that 26-year-old Seth Allen Grooms was taken into custody on Friday morning in Summerville.

Authorities say Grooms escaped Sunday evening. He was serving a five-year sentence for second-degree burglary.

Givens says Grooms was apprehended without incident by the Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office and the Corrections Department’s Police Services Division.

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide