Man with alias charged with third-degree criminal sexual assault



Alex GuillermoVillatora Escobedo aka Vilatoro Alex Escobedo, 35, was arrested on Thursday and charged with third-degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor and domestic violence for crimes that he allegedly committed in 2012. According to a news release from Sumter County Sheriff's Office, two addresses are listed for Escobedo, 4722 Thoroughbred Drive, North Charleston, and 306 Picardy Drive, Sumter. The release states that Escobedo allegedly committed criminal sexual conduct with a 10-year-old minor while in the 1900 block of Mason Road sometime in 2012. Escobedo also allegedly slammed a victim to the floor and punched her continuously on her forehead with a closed fist while threatening to kill her while in the 300 block of Picardy Drive on Aug. 1, 2012, states the release.

Darryl D. Hamm, 52, of 4100 Broad St., Lot 61, was arrested on Thursday and charged with second-degree burglary for allegedly taking a 32-inch TV valued at $135 from a location in the 4100 block of Broad Street on March 2.


A black Mercury 25-horsepower outboard motor valued at $5,000 was reportedly stolen from a business in the 3900 block of McCrays Mill Road on Friday.

A green 2015 TaoTao scooter valued at approximately $1,000 was reportedly stolen while it was parked at a residence in the 40 block of Murphy Street on Friday.

Approximately $500 in prescription pills were reportedly stolen from a residence in the 500 block of Bell Road on Saturday.