POLICE BLOTTER

Man charged with criminal sexual conduct with a minor

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CHARGES

David Kennedy, 29, of 434 Robney Drive, was arrested on Wednesday and charged with criminal sexual conduct with a minor, third degree, for allegedly sexually assaulted a girl under the age of 10 years old on multiple occasions in 2016. According to a news release from Sumter Police Department, officers were notified of the alleged abuse by a social worker at the victim's school. The victim and a younger sister have been placed into emergency protective custody, according to the release. It was not stated how Kennedy and the victim were familiar with one another. Kennedy was transported to Sumter-Lee Regional Detention Center and was released on Wednesday after posting a $7,500 surety bond.

Anthony R. Major, 27, of 240 Pearson Road, was arrested on Friday and charged with second degree domestic violence and unlawful carry of a firearm for allegedly hitting the mother of his children in the face and threatening her with a gun. According to an incident report from Sumter Police Department, the victim told officers that Major also dragged her out of bed and slammed her on the ground. A .40-caliber Heckler & Koch handgun and an extended magazine was found on Major's person during a search. He was transported to Sumter-Lee Regional Detention Center.

STOLEN PROPERTY

A gold Rolex Oyster Perpetual watch valued at $6,000 was reportedly stolen from the victim while he was at a business in the 3200 block of Broad Street between 3 and 8 p.m. on Saturday.

An LG flat-screen Smart TV valued at $1,500; an Amazon Fire TV Stick valued at $100; and assorted DeWalt tools valued at $500 were reportedly stolen from a residence in the 2200 block of Garrison Street between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. on Saturday.

A black 9mm Walther handgun valued at $500; a white Apple iMac desktop computer valued at $1,400; and a silver Apple laptop valued at $200 were reportedly stolen from a residence in the 500 block of East Brewington Road about 10:30 a.m. on Sunday.

A black 1999 Honda Accord valued at $5,500 was reportedly stolen while it was parked at a hotel in the 4200 block of Broad Street about 10:25 a.m. on Sunday.

A silver .380-caliber Cobra handgun with a satin finish and a pink grip valued at $165 was reportedly stolen from a vehicle while it was parked in the 1200 block of North Main Street between 7 a.m. and 7:15 p.m. on Sunday.