Victim says Florence man kidnapped her and left her on dirt road

Reginald Charles Sheftall Jr. (Source: Florence County Sheriff's Office)
Reginald Charles Sheftall Jr. (Source: Florence County Sheriff's Office)

Florence, SC - FLORENCE, SC (WMBF) - A Florence man was charged Saturday with kidnapping and violating a restraining order after he allegedly convinced his victim to get into his car and then threatened to kill her and her child.

According to the Florence County Sheriff's Office, Reginald Charles Sheftall Jr., 21, attempted to contact the victim several times by phone on March 21, and then went to the victim's apartment. The victim told investigators that Sheftall convinced her to get into his vehicle, but then refused repeated requests to be returned to her apartment.

The victim also said Sheftall threatened to killer her and her child, as well as himself numerous times before he left the victim on a dirt road.

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