GEORGETOWN, S.C. (WCBD) – The Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office (GCSO) on Monday released photos of the 10 criminals most wanted by the agency.

Anyone with information is asked to contact GCSO at (843) 546-5102. GCSO advised against approaching any of the wanted individuals.

GCSO identified the 10 most-wanted criminals as:

  • Dion Ladrell Deas – Narcotic drugs (Sched. I and II), third offense
  • Samuel Christopher Deas – Failure to pay child support, three counts
  • Melissa Anne Geathers – Failure to appear for unlawful neglect of a child
  • Willie L. Bethea – Kidnapping, assault, and battery, first degree
  • Clifford Matthews – Failure to appear for DV, second degree
  • Jaquil Tyrese Mention – Assault and battery, third degree; simple possession of marijuana; grand larceny; breaking and entering an automobile, two counts
  • Manuel M Marquez – Failure to appear for sexual exploitation of a minor, third degree
  • Jontay Richard – Failure to appear for assault and battery of a high and aggravated nature
  • John Wasse – Receiving stolen goods $10,000 or more
  • Damean Watkins – Violation of a restraining order