Myrtle Beach employee accused of taking pictures of warrants tied to police investigation

Myrtle Beach employee accused of taking pictures of warrants tied to police investigation
Rolonda Bellamy (Source: J. Reuben Long Detention Center)

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – A city of Myrtle Beach employee was arrested Friday for allegedly taking pictures of documents that were part of an on-going police investigation, according to law enforcement.

A press release from the South Carolina State Law Enforcement Division states 24-year-old Rolonda Bellamy was arrested Friday and charged with public official misconduct in office.

Online records from the J. Reuben Long Detention Center state Bellamy was booked shortly before 1 p.m. Friday. She was released a few hours later on a $10,000 bond.

The arrest warrant states that Bellamy, while working as a municipal clerk of court for the city of Myrtle Beach, unlawfully disseminated information related to a police investigation regarding a crime of violence.

Bellamy reportedly admitted to taking 25 pictures of arrest warrants and search warrants, and sending them to unauthorized people, according to authorities.

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