Five teens arrested in Andrews assault that was posted on social media

Local News
Kenneth Daniel Newton_1541028642808.jpg.jpg

GEORGETOWN COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) – On Tuesday evening, the Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office was made aware of a video circulating on social media that depicted multiple young males assaulting another young male on Indian Hut Road near Andrews.

Investigators worked through the night to identify and interview those involved. Today, the investigators apprehended the individuals in connection with the investigation and charged them with Assault By Mob, according to officials.

Charged were: 

  • Anthony Robert Holmes, 18
  • David Dequan Rutledge Jr., 17
  • Kenneth Daniel Newton, 17
  • Alquavion Melvin Snow, 17
  • Gunnar Travis Gatlin, 17

The investigation is ongoing and more arrests are expected. Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office at (843) 545-5102.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

News Across the Lowcountry

More Charleston County News
More Berkeley County News
More Dorchester County News
More Georgetown County News
More Colleton County News

DON'T MISS

More Don't Miss