Florence police search for man in kidnapping case

Robert Orlando Britton (Source: FPD)
Robert Orlando Britton (Source: FPD)

FLORENCE, SC (WMBF) The Florence Police Department is asking the public for help in locating a man wanted in a kidnapping case.

Police say Robert Orlando Britton, 35, is wanted in relation to an incident that occurred on Monday on Lester Ave.

Detectives say Britton was recently released from prison for charges related to breaking into his former girlfriend's home.

Monday evening, police say Britton went to his former girlfriend's house, held her against her will and attempted to pull her clothes off. The female was able to get away and ran for help.

Britton is wanted for burglary, kidnapping, and attempted criminal sexual conduct.

Anyone with information about Britton's location or any additional information regarding the incident is asked to contact the Florence Police Department at 1-888-CRIME-SC.

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